Hours and Locations

We have two locations in Brantford in addition to the many electronic and database services we offer online.

Regular Hours and Locations

During the province-wide shutdown, we will offer pick-up service at both our Main and St. Paul Branch with adjusted hours. 

Main Branch

173 Colborne Street
Brantford, Ontario
Canada, N3T 2G8
Tel: (519) 756-2220

Main Branch Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

On street parking is available in downtown and is free for up to two hours. There are two wheelchair accessible parking spaces located outside the front entrance on Colborne Street. Parking is also available in the Market Centre Parkade located at 59 Icomm Drive, behind the Library at a rate of $2 per hour or $10 per day.

St. Paul Branch

441 St. Paul Avenue
Brantford, Ontario
N3R 4N8
Tel: (519) 756-2220

St. Paul Hours

Beginning January 11, 2022, St. Paul hours will be Tuesday - Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed 12-1 p.m.)

Tuesday to Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. 
Friday and Saturday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The St. Paul Branch location has a fully accessible parking lot, located at the front of the building.

2022 Library Closures

New Year's Day - January 1
Family Day - February 21
Good Friday - April 15
Easter Sunday - April 17
Easter Monday - April 18
Victoria Day - May 23
Canada Day  - July 1 
Civic Holiday - August 1
Labour Day - September 5
Thanksgiving - October 10                                                                                                                                                                  Christmas Eve - December 24 - Closing at 12:30 p.m.                                                                                                                Christmas Day - December 25                                                                                                                                                              Boxing Day - December 26                                                                                                                                                                            Dec. 27                                                                                                                                                                                                          New Years Eve - December 31 - Closing at 12:30 p.m.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Brantford Public Library Book Nook

We have a kiosk of books that parents and kids can look through at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre. These books are not available to be borrowed and materials can't be returned to this location.

254 North Park Street 
Brantford, Ontario. 
Canada N3R 4L1

Book Drops

Most items can be returned via the book drops 24/7.

Book drops are located at the front of the Main Branch on Colborne Street and back of the Library on Wharfe Street.

The St. Paul Branch book drop is located next to the front entrance.

Books and DVDs can be returned to either branch.

Many Technology and Maker Kits and laptop and internet items must be returned to the Main Branch.