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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 75 titles in our Digital Magazine Collection

Fresh Ink 2017 Creative Writing Competition for Teens

Teen and Tween Photography Contest

The Adult Summer Reading Club is now on! Start Your Reading!

Children, Teens & Tweens Summer Programs

The Teen & Tween Summer Reading Club is now on!

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

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

Checkout our new online exhibit featuring the Burgoyne Bridge!

VIsit our new Canada 150 exhibit - St. Catharines from Confederation to 2017

Upcoming Programs

Stories 'n More - FULL
Tuesday, July, 25 10:15 AM - 10:50 AM Dr. Huq Family Library Branch
The Stories N More program at Dr. Huq (July 11-Aug 8, 10:15 am) is now full.  ...
Preschool Discovery Lab
Tuesday, July, 25 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Merritt Branch
Explore different topics such as movement, gravity, materials, sound and music t...
Stories 'n More
Tuesday, July, 25 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...
Microsoft Word Basics
Tuesday, July, 25 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Central Library, Learning Resource Centre
Learn how to create stylish letters, professional looking reports and other usef...
Star Wars STEM
Tuesday, July, 25 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Central Library, Story Hour Room
** Please note: This program is currently fully registered. A short waiting list...
Books and Babies
Wednesday, July, 26 10:15 AM - 10:40 AM Central Library, Story Hour Room
Share rhymes, songs, finger-plays and books with your child. Under 2 years & ...

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