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Give the gift of reading this holiday season, & give back to your community!


Events Calendar

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NFB @ Your Library

Upcoming National Film Board of Canada screenings. All are welcome! more info

News Out Loud

Weekly news for your listening enjoyment, from The Advocate more info

Employment Opportunities

Part-time & contract positions available more info

Author Readings

Upcoming author readings at your library, in-person & via ZOOM.


It's National Novel Writing Month! Find writers' resources & programs @ your Library more info

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Newspapers & Magazines

Access digital Newspapers & Magazines with PressReader & OverDrive

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!

Newcomer Welcome Centre

Information Resource for Newcomers

Rocket Languages

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

Health & Wellness

Virtual Care

Access Virtual Care @ Your Library, with one-on-one support

COVID-19 Information

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


Access local historical documents, books, pamphlets, maps & more


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

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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