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Visit the Library

NEW Education programs and group visit information and booking forms coming soon

How to Arrange a Group Visit

To arrange for a visit to one of our Branch Libraries contact them directly or fill out the online form below.

  • Please complete this form at least one week in advance of your preferred dates. If you wish to book a visit within the next 7 days, please telephone 519-661-5122.

To arrange for a Teen or Adult Group visit at the Central Library, contact 519-661-5122 or fill out the online form below.

To arrange for a Children's Group visit at the Central Library, contact 519-661-5100 x.5189 or fill out the online form below.
Once completed, the form will be forwarded to the appropriate Library location. You will be contacted by staff at that Library to confirm and to get additional information. 

Library Orientation (all ages)
Let us show your group what our Libraries have to offer! Learn about our many resources, services and programs and all of the ways that you can find them.

Your Virtual Library (ages 9+)
Book an interactive visit for your group to learn how to use the Library catalogue effectively to access our many resources, services and programs/events. Learn how to use our links to trusted and recommended websights. Find out how to locate magazine and newspaper articles and e-books in our many free online databases.

Customized Visit (all ages)
Need a specialized visit? You may wish to explore one of our many specialized collections/services. Check out local history in our London Room, learn about our Job Search resources, explore our Teen Annex, or request a story-time for your children’s group. Our staff would love to find out how we can meet your group’s needs.

Library Staff Visit to Your Organization
Library staff are happy to attend your group’s meeting to talk to you about London Public Library’s many services, resources and programs and to answer your group’s questions about how the Library serves its community.

Obtain Library Cards

You are encouraged to distribute library card applications to members of your group prior to your Group Visit. After arranging for your class visit,

  • Print off the appropriate Library Card Application (see below)
  • Make copies and distribute them to the members of your group
  • A parent or guardian must sign the application form for children under 16 years of age
  • Forms should be submitted to the library at least one week before your visit so that the Library cards can be ready for your group when they arrive

Library Card Application - 13 years and over
Library Card Application - 12 years and under

We look forward to meeting you and your students! 


Date and time must be at least one week from today.
Date and time must be at least one week from today.
Date and time must be at least one week from today.