Windsor Public Library

Central Library

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Record #: WIN1497 Last Modified: 19 Feb 2014 Last Full Update: 10 Jul 2013
Located In CommunityWindsor Central
Address850 Ouellette Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 4M9
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Automatic entrance, Washroom, Elevator
Bus RoutesTransway 1A; Transway 1C; Central 3, Ottawa 4, Dougall 6
IntersectionOuellette Ave and Elliott St
Contact Information
Office Phone519-255-6770 ext 4400
TTY Phone519-252-4775
Description & Services
DescriptionWindsor Public Library * primary destination for learning, leisure and fun * provides information-finding services * online library catalogues and databases * on-site use of computers * computer training at Casino Windsor Cares Computer Training Centre * Librarians provide reference information on books, documents, CDs and other audio-visual materials * collection in more than 20 languages * the Kaysandra and Christopher Curtis Children's Learning Centre features Ontario Early Years program materials and is home to a Story Time and Developmental Play Area as well as an Audio Listening Centre, Computer Centre and a Visual Learning Centre * comprehensive program of activities for early years and school aged children * English as a Second Language (ESL) resources including books, magazines, video and audio tapes * local history resources * reading, writing and numeracy programs * daily newspapers from around the world * genealogical resources * government documents * large print and talking books * meeting rooms for workshops and conferences
HoursJun 1-Sep 14 Mon-Thu 9 am-8 pm; Fri, Sat 9 am-5 pm; Closed Sun
Sep 15-May 31 Mon-Thu 9 am-9 pm; Fri, Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 1 pm-5 pm
Areas ServedWindsor
EligibilityWindsor residents or non-residents with valid library cards
ApplicationMust have valid library card before borrowing any materials
FeesProgram ; None - for Windsor residents ; Library Cards - No charge;; Service charges will be applied to materials kept beyond the due date; Fees will be charged for copying and other ancillary services
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Italian ; Vietnamese; Other languages - upon request
FundingCity / Town - City of Windsor ; Provincial - Ministry of Culture
Supplementary Info
Alternate NameBibliothèque publique de Windsor ; Hall Rental ; Senior Brochure
Cross ReferenceCentral Library
Service Level(10) Local Government