Windsor Public Library

Site: Central Library - Ouellette Ave

Service: Library Services

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Record #: WIN1497 Last Modified: 12 Jun 2014 Last Full Update: 28 Apr 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-255-6770 ext 4400
TTY Phone519-252-4775
Fax519-255-7207
E-Mailcustomerservice@windsorpubliclibrary.com
Websitewww.windsorpubliclibrary.com
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameWindsor Public Library
Service Level(10) Local Government
Established1894
FundingCity / Town - City of Windsor ; Provincial - Ministry of Culture
Description and Service Details
Description* Windsor 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  
* local history resources  
* daily newspapers from around the world  
* genealogical resources  
* government documents  
* large print and talking books  
* meeting rooms for workshops and conferences 
* The 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  
* Reading, Writing and Numeracy programs
Hours(May 19-Sep 14): Mon-Thu 9 am-8 pm; Fri, Sat 9 am-5 pm; Closed Sun 
 
(Sep 15-May 17): Mon-Thu 9 am-9 pm; Fri, Sat 9 am-5 pm, Sun 1 pm-5 pm 
Areas ServedWindsor
Eligibility* Windsor residents or non-residents with valid library cards
Application* Must have valid library card before borrowing any materials
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Arabic ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Italian ; Vietnamese ; Interpretive Services - Other languages - upon request
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
Site Information
Located In CommunityWindsor Central
Address & Map
850 Ouellette Ave
Windsor, ON N9A 4M9
 
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IntersectionOuellette Ave and Elliott St
Bus RoutesTransway 1A ; Transway 1C ; Central 3 ; Ottawa 4 ; Dougall 6
AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Automatic entrance, Washroom, Elevator