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Browse, checkout and renew right from your smart phone!

Download and keep popular MP3 music for FREE!

Chat online with a librarian.

Download e-books and audiobooks for your e-reader, tablet or smartphone!

Come check out our Local History Room featuring local history scrapbooks, photos, newspaper clippings and much, much more!

Register for our online nonfiction book club and join in the discussion!

Check out our new video game collection for PS3, Xbox and Wii consoles!

Access over 100 titles in our Digital Magazine Collection

Check out books or pick up holds with the new Books to Go and Holds to Go service at the Seymour-Hannah Sports and Entertainment Centre.

Borrow free digital videos, music, and audiobooks with your library card.

Explore our collection of Historic Images of St. Catharines & Niagara

Explore the musical scrapbooks of Teresa Vanderburgh in our new exhibit.

Upcoming Programs

Stories 'n More ** Full **
Tuesday, November, 20 10:15 AM - 10:50 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
** Please Note: This program is fully registered. A second session has been adde...
Stories 'n More
Tuesday, November, 20 11:15 AM - 11:50 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
Share stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft with your child. Under 2-4 year...
Pinterest & Instagram
Tuesday, November, 20 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Learn about the popular social media platforms Pinterest and Instagram. Discover...
Books and Babies
Wednesday, November, 21 10:15 AM - 10:40 AM Central Library, Story Hour Room
Share rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books with your child. Under 2 years & ...
Stories 'n More
Wednesday, November, 21 10:30 AM - 11:10 AM Merritt Branch
Share stories, songs, fingerplays and a craft with your child. Under 2-4 year...
Introduction to Searching Online
Wednesday, November, 21 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
Learn about the features of the Chrome browser, how to enter an Internet address...

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