Essex (County of). Library System

Site: Essex - Fairview Ave W - Essex County Civic Centre

Service: Administration

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Record #: WIN0434 Last Modified: 19 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 12 Nov 2013
Contact Information
Office Phone519-776-5241
Fax519-776-6851
Websitewww.essexcountylibrary.ca
Agency Information
Service Level(20) Regional Government
Established1966
Primary ExecutiveJanet Woodbridge, Chief Librarian, CEO; Phone: ext 122
Alternate ExecutiveJennifer Franklin-McInnis, Deputy Chief Librarian/Manager of Branches; Phone: ext 128; Email: jfranklin@essexcountylibrary.ca
FundingRegional / Municipal - County of Essex ; Provincial - Ministry of Culture
ElectionsBoard appointed by Committee of County Council
Agency Services
Supplementary Info
Cross ReferenceECLS ; Libraries - Essex County
Description and Service Details
DescriptionPublic library system 
* provides a public library service for all ages from pre-school to senior citizens  
* provides information, free programs, recreational reading, reference material, videos, large print books, and free public Internet work stations  
* 14 locations within Essex County, WiFi available at all 14 locations - library or guest card required  
* Downloadable e-book, e-audio books and online reference tools available 24 - 7 from your home computer or from your local branch library 
 
You can access the internet on a Public Computer to obtain a wide range of government information and online services for residents and businesses, including; 
* changing your home address 
* registering your newborn 
* applying for a birth, marriage or death certificate 
* registering your business or updating your business information.
HoursMon-Thu: 8:30 am-4:30 pm & Fri 8:30 am-4 pm
Areas ServedEssex County
EligibilityMust have a valid library card to borrow materials
ApplicationApplication process required
LanguagesEnglish
FeesNone
Site Information
Located In CommunityEssex (Town of)
Address & Map
Essex County Civic Centre
360 Fairview Ave W, Ste 101
Essex, ON N8M 1Y3
 
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IntersectionTalbot St N and Fairview Ave W
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Entrance, Washroom, Elevator
Other Details
Print MaterialPrint material available