Every day, residents of Brantford enjoy free access to amazing programs, books, online learning and research tools and more through the Brantford Public Library.
For Canadian Library Month and Ontario Public Library Week (Oct. 20-26), we ask all of Brantford to come to a program, take out a book or try one of our many online services.
Not familiar with what the Brantford Public Library offers? Check out the links below for a quick view of what the Library offers. We think you'll be surprised!
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eBooks and Audiobooks
cloudLibrary (more than 100,000 eBooks and audiobooks)
RBdigital (full issues of digital magazines)
Lynda.com (Linkedin Learning)
Movie and Television Streaming and Graphic Novels
Music Streaming and Downloading
Local and Family History
Ancestry.com (must be in the Library to use this service)
Technology and Computers
Digital Media Lab (with greenscreen, Adobe Creative Suite and sound recording tools)
Programs and Events
Children's Learning Resources and Programs
Sesame Street eBooks and Readalongs (online)
Tips from Library Heroes
- Library cards are free for anyone living in Brantford, County of Brant and Six Nations, along with owners of businesses in Brantford
- You can return books and most materials to either the St. Paul or Main Branch- whichever is convenient for you!
- You can use our online catalogue to reserve and renew items and pay fines.
- Library card holders can get an additional free card that allows them to borrow books from Wilfrid Laurier University, Univesrity of Guelph and University of Waterloo