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Events Calendar

Check out what's happening @ your Library! more info

Pictou Cultural Hub

Find out more about a new Pictou Library & the deCoste Centre for Arts & Creativity! more info

NFB @ the Library

Join us for free screenings of NFB films more info

Proof of Vaccination

We're here to help! Print your vaccination record, FREE at your local library.

News Out Loud

Listen to selected local news stories, read from the Pictou Advocate more info


Share the gift of reading this holiday season, and support your Library! more info

Enjoy your Library anywhere, anytime! PARL has many online services available, including:


Download eBooks & Audiobooks

Newspapers & Magazines

Access digital Newspapers & Magazines with PressReader & OverDrive

LinkedIn Learning

Access a library of instructional videos to learn & improve a wide array of skills

COVID-19 Information

Access reliable, up-to-date info from NovaScotia.ca

Newcomer Welcome Centre

Information Resource for Newcomers

Rocket Languages

Learn a new language! Over 16 different languages available, with lessons from beginner to advanced

At The Library

Events Calendar

Browse our online Events Calendar for info about upcoming Library programs

Latest Library News

Branch Newsletters, Library highlights, news releases, & more!


Access local historical documents, books, pamphlets, maps & more


Access the world's largest family history & genealogy resource from home

Tumblebooks & Library Blog

TumbleBooks Libraries

Download eBooks, audiobooks, & activities for children, youth & teens! Picture books, graphic novels, & more

Beyond Our Bookshelves

Check out online learning opportunities for kids, teens, & families on PARL's new blog!

Chilton Auto Repair

Access Chilton's AutoRepair database online for parts & repair manuals, maintenance schedules, service bulletins & more

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