Posted: June 10, 2021
Service Update
Updated: June 10, 2021

Services at Waterloo Public Library remain the same as Ontario moves into Step 1.

Our current services (see below) remain the same as the Province enters Step 1 on Friday, June 11. We are preparing to welcome customers into the library in Step 2 and will have more details about a re-opening date as the Province moves through Step 1.

Thank you for your patience & understanding.

Updated: April 7th, 2021

Waterloo Public Library offers WPL To Go curbside pick-up during Provincewide Shutdown

On Wednesday, April 7th, the Provincial government announced a Provincewide Shutdown to stop the spread of COVID-19. These restrictions go into effect on Thursday, April 8th. In accordance with the Province’s restrictions, the Waterloo Public Library will offer limited services.

Starting Thursday, April 8th, these are the available services:

  • WPL To Go curbside pick-up at all locations
  • Exterior returns drop boxes at all locations
  • Virtual events, programs & services

All other areas of the library will be CLOSED to the public. Collection browsing, printing/photocopying, public computer usage, WiFi/study seat reservations and washrooms will not be available.

As always, we thank you for your patience and understanding as we get through this together.

Have a question? Email us at or by calling us at 519-886-1310.

Click here for complete details on what is available, what's not and how to prepare for a library visit.