Library News

Library News

RFP for Library Shelving

August 25, 2020

Barrie Public Library is seeking a preferred supplier for the design and installation of shelving with demonstrated experience and expertise.

Free to Browse, Borrow and Return

August 17, 2020

The Barrie Public Library looks forward to welcoming everyone back for in-person visits at their locations. Library spaces and services have been updated to support the health, safety and comfort of all visitors. 

Get your items FAST with Contactless Pick Up

July 22, 2020

Beginning Monday July 27, Express Service at both locations will be expanded to offer Contactless Pick Up of item holds in the library entrance areas.  Our staff are ready to welcome our community and provide individualized service to help select requested books and materials, assist in placing holds or in accessing our digital library. Computer stations can be booked, on a first-come, first served basis for 30 minute sessions. Express Service is offered during select hours, 7 days a week with our outdoor return slots open 24/7.