Musical Instrument Library

Our Musical Instrument Library includes guitars, keyboards, violins, viola, ukulele, and mandolin. We also have 'learn-to-play' books, DVDs and digital resources available to get you started.  Check out our Musical Instruments

How to Borrow

Musical Instruments can be borrowed for up to 3 weeks. If there are no Holds on an instrument, you may renew up to 3 times.  You can place instruments on hold and choose to pick them up at any Barrie Public Library location. Limit of two “Library of Things” items per card holder.

How to Return

Musical Instruments can be returned to any Barrie Public Library location during library hours of operation.  While we no longer have late fees, if the item is damaged or lost a replacement fee will be charged to the borrower's account. 


Thank you to Huronia Symphony Orchestra, who has kindly purchased the instruments and will provide all regular maintenance.

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