Library Service Update: Curbside Plus (Updated June 9, 2021)

Effective Monday, June 14, all Elgin County Library branches will offer Curbside Pickup service as well as in-branch computer use and printing, photocopying, faxing, and scanning services as part of Step One of the province’s Roadmap to Reopen due to COVID-19.  Please refer to our Service and Safety Plan here. Questions? Please email or call your branch or (519) 631-1460 x 109 for further information.  

Branch open hours are as follows, effective the week of June 14, 2021:

Curbside Pickup Hours: Eastern Branches

Aylmer Old Town Hall Library

Tuesdays, 9:30am-7pm                                                                            Thursdays, 9:30am-7pm
Fridays, 9:30am-5pm                                                                    Saturdays, 9:30am-5pm

Belmont Library 

Mondays, 1pm-7pm                                                                  Tuesdays, 3pm-7:30pm                                                                            Fridays, 9:30am-2pm

Fred Bodsworth Public Library of Port Burwell 

Mondays, 2pm-5pm                                                                      Tuesdays, 2pm-6pm                                                                    Thursdays, 11am-4pm


Springfield Library 

Tuesdays, 10am-4pm                                                                  Thursdays, 10am-5:30pm        

Straffordville Library 

Mondays, 10am-4pm                                                                    Tuesdays, 10am-7pm                                                                          Thursdays, 1pm-7pm                                                                        Fridays, 10am-4pm

Curbside Pickup Hours: Western Branches

John Kenneth Galbraith Library, Dutton

Mondays, 10am-6pm                                                                    Tuesdays, 10am-2pm                                                            Thursdays, 12pm-6pm                                                                      Fridays, 10am-5pm

Port Stanley Library

Mondays, 10am-5pm                                                                    Tuesdays, 10am-5pm                                                                  Thursdays, 12pm-7pm                                                                    Fridays, 10am-5pm

Rodney Library

Tuesdays, 10am-6pm                                                                            Fridays, 10am-5pm




Southwold Township Library, Shedden

Tuesdays, 2pm-6pm                                                              Thursdays, 10am-2pm                                                                          Fridays, 10am-5pm

West Lorne Library

Tuesdays, 10am-6pm                                                                          Fridays, 10am-5pm

How To Use Curbside Pickup:

  1. Place Your Holds – Place your requested items on hold using your Library Account online, using the MyLibrary! app, by calling or emailing your library branch.
  2. Schedule Your Pickup Time – Staff will call you to schedule a pick up time for your items. 
  3. Pick Up Your Items – Arrive at the library to pick up your items. Please maintain physical distancing while waiting for your pickup and if you are picking up items for others (friends, family, neighbours, etc.), please pick them up by yourself.
  4. Enjoy Your Items! – A receipt with the due dates for your items will be included. Please return items in the book drop. Items may remain on your Library Account for up to 3 days upon return for quarantining purposes. 

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