Address and Phone

Main Library

173 Colborne Street
Brantford, Ontario
Canada, N3T 2G8
Tel: (519) 756-2220
Fax: (519) 756-4979
E-Mail: info@brantford.library.on.ca

St. Paul Avenue Branch

441 St. Paul Avenue
Brantford, Ontario
Canada, N3R 4N8
Tel: (519) 753-2179
Fax: (519) 753-3557
St. Paul Branch page

BPL Book Nook

Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre 
254 North Park Street 
Brantford, Ontario. 
Canada N3R 4L1

Library Hours

Fall/Winter Hours are in effect starting September 2nd.

Sunday Hours at the Main Branch resume on October 19, 2014.


Main Library

  • Monday to Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
  • 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  • 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • 1:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Closed Statutory Holidays.

There are two BOOK DROPS at the Main location that are always open for your convenience. They are located at both the front of the Library on Colborne Street, and the back on Wharfe Street.


St. Paul Avenue Branch Library

  • Monday
  • Tuesday to Thursday
  • Friday & Saturday
  • Sunday
  • Closed
  • 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Closed

Closed Statutory Holidays

The BOOK DROP at both Library locations is always open.


Holiday Hours 2014-2015

Main Library
Sunday, December 21, 2014 - Closed
Monday & Tuesday, December 22 & 23, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Thursday & Friday, December 25 & 26, 2014 - Closed
Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 28, 2014 - Closed
Monday & Tuesday, December 29 & 30, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Thursday, January 1, 2015 - Closed
Regular hours resume on Friday, January 2, 2015

St. Paul Avenue Branch
Sunday & Monday, December 21 & 22, 2014 - Closed
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Thursday & Friday, December 25 & 26, 2014 - Closed
Saturday, December 27, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday & Monday, December 28 & 29, 2014 - Closed
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 - 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Thursday, January 1, 2015 - Closed
Regular hours resume on Friday, January 2, 2015


Statutory Holidays and Library Closures

  • New Year's Eve Day - Tuesday, December 31st, 2013 - Library closes at 12:30pm.
  • New Year's Day - Wednesday, January 1st, 2014
  • Family Day - Monday, February 17th, 2014
  • Good Friday - Friday, April 18th, 2014
  • Easter - Sunday, April 20th, 2014
  • Easter Monday - Monday, April 21st, 2014
  • Victoria Day - Monday, May 19th, 2014
  • Canada Day - Tuesday, July 1st, 2014
  • Civic Holiday - Monday, August 4th, 2014
  • Staff Development Day -  TBA
  • Labour Day - Monday, September 1st, 2014
  • Thanksgiving Day - Monday, October 13th, 2014
  • Sunday Closure - Sunday, December 21, 2014
  • Christmas Eve Day - Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - Library closes at 12:30pm.
  • Christmas Day - Thursday, December 25th, 2014
  • Boxing Day - Friday, December 26th, 2014
  • Sunday Closure - Sunday, December 28, 2014
  • Reduced Hours - Monday, December 29, 2014 - Main Branch closes at 6:00pm.
  • Reduced Hours - Tuesday, December 30, 2014 - Library closes at 6:00pm.
  • New Year's Eve Day - Wednesday, December 31st, 2014 - Library closes at 12:30pm.
  • New Year's Day - Thursday, January 1st, 2015

Map of Downtown Brantford


Click here for map. Note: The location of the Brantford Public Library, Main Branch is shown with a blue pin.

Map showing St. Paul Branch location


Click here for map. Note: The location of the St. Paul Branch is shown with a blue pin.


Map showing Book Nook at the Gretzky Sports Centre