In Person Services

Most library locations are now OPEN!

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COVID-19 ALERT

Central

Hours

Sun: Closed
Mon: 10am - 7pm
Tue: 10am - 7pm
Wed: 10am - 7pm
Thu: 10am - 7pm
Fri: 10am - 4pm
Sat: 10am - 4pm

 

ALERT: Enter using Dundas Street entrance. No access from Citi Plaza.

Return items using return chutes on Dundas St.

Dundas Place currently closes to traffic at 4pm on Fridays and Saturdays.

On Tuesday, September 8, Central Library will re-open for:

  • Picking up holds
  • Finding and borrowing items
  • Self-checkout
  • Using a public computer and printer for up to 2 hours per day
  • Using WiFi for up to 2 hours per day
  • Using self-serve photocopiers
  • By appointment access to London Room resources

The following Central Library services and areas will not be available at this time:

  • Children's toys, games, technology and play areas
  • Study and meeting spaces
  • The Labs, including the audio recording Studio and Media Lab
  • Magazines and newspapers to read or borrow (available online) and Magazine and Newspaper area
  • In-person Library programs (available online)
  • Room rentals (cancelled through 2020)
  • Rotary Reading Garden
  • Returning items inside the Library (use return chutes at Library entrances)

Additional information:

  • Library Passageway from Citi Plaza to Dundas Street will be open during Central Library operating hours, starting Tuesday, September 8.
  • Return items using return chutes at Library entrances (Citi Plaza or Dundas Street). No returns inside Library.
  • London Room resources are available by appointment only. To schedule an appointment, email info@lpl.ca or call 519-661-4600 during Central Library hours.

The following areas of Central Library will be OPEN to the public as of Tuesday, September 8:

  • Collections on 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors (books, DVDs, Children’s collections, etc.)
  • Main floor washrooms along Passageway. (All other washrooms remain closed.)
  • Computer areas on 1st and 2nd floors, including PCs and Macs
  • Limited tables and seating
  • Holds Pick Up area on main floor
  • Self-checkout stations on main floor