Services for You

Library-to-Go is available at your library! The zero-contact process ensures everyone's safety. 

Read through this page to learn how to use this service and stay safe.

This pandemic has made us come together rallying our strength, the human spirit. Through all of this, we are re-emphasizing what is most important - our community and our team members. The health and safety of staff and our community remain our primary concern.

 This is what we're doing!
 Daily sanitizing of all high-touch surfaces
  • Full cleaning every evening
  • Staff wear masks, frequently wash and sanitize hands, and when necessary, wear gloves
  • No face to face interaction with the public
  • Borrowed items are placed outside the front doors on a table for patrons to pick up while following physical distancing practices
  • Returned items are quarantined for 7 days
 Library-to-Go is a GO!
 Read about how to return library items in the 24/7 Drop Box, the details about putting your 10 requests on Hold, and the Library-to-Go modified services. 

Please be patient.  This is new for all of us.

The hours of operation are significantly different.  Be sure to review the details in the Library-to-Go section below. 

 Building Status
 The building remains CLOSED to the public even after the launch of the Library-to-Go zero-contact, modified services.
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NEW Hours!

The zero-contact modified services are offered during specific hours. Review these NEW HOURS to avoid disappointment.   (NOTE:The drop box is available 24/7 so you can bring your borrowed items back anytime!)

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Drop Box

Ready to return your borrowed library items? Find details about how to return items and which borrowed items can be returned in the drop box. The drop box is available 24/7. (NOTE: NO donations!)

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Library-to-Go

Read how the Library-to-Go service works, how to place holds and what to expect! We are excited to offer this innovative, zero-contact service to our community!

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Book Bundles

Are you looking for something to read, listen to or watch? Let us do the work for you! Fill out a form for 5-10 items to be placed on hold for you to pick up with our Library-to-Go service. Book Bundles are available for kids, teens and adults.

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Answers

Do you still have questions about our modified services? We work hard to make sure you are informed and have up-to-date information. This is a list of questions we most often get asked and answered! 

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Neighbouring Libraries

Residents of Muskoka can go to any library in the District to get a free library card so they can borrow materials.

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Get Involved

Interested in learning about the Library Board?  Would you like to volunteer with Friends of the Library?  This is the page for you!  It is teeming with information about the library.  Written just for you!

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Interlibrary Loan

Our Interlibrary Loan system is currently suspended. We hope to have it running soon, so stay informed by checking back periodically.

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Modified Services: Plan

Learn more about our plans for modified services.  Find details about zero-contact services as they develop. 

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Book a Virtual Class Visit

Huntsville Public Library is pleased to offer virtual class visits for elementary and high school teachers. Click on the link above to book a virtual class visit for your students.

Library-to-Go Hours

Day Hours
Sunday CLOSED
Monday CLOSED
Tuesday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 3 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM
Wednesday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 3 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM
Thursday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 3 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM
Friday 1 PM - 3 PM & 4 PM - 6 PM | CLOSED from 3 - 4 PM
Saturday 10 AM - 12 PM & 1 PM - 3 PM | CLOSED from 12 - 1 PM

 

Drop Box is available 24/7!

 

No public access to building.


 

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