Gradually Reopening, Keeping Everyone Safe

Starting July 27, the library will reopen gradually to keep patrons and staff safe. Here’s what you need to know about visiting the library:

  • A library membership is required.
  • Library members must schedule a visit by calling 514-485-6900, press 3 or completing the form at
  • Visiting times will be as follows: 
    •  Sunday 10:30 am to 5:30 pm 
    •  Monday to Thursday from 10:30 am to 2:30 pm 
  • Members must arrive and leave the library through the back parking lot entrance.
  • Length of visit is maximum 50 minutes.
  • Members must wear a face covering at all times and follow hygiene and physical distancing protocols when inside the library. 
  • Members must follow directional arrows and stand on designated circles when waiting for service.
  • The Children and Teen Department is only open on Sundays. Children under 9 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Computer access and assistance will be limited.