Waterloo Public Library News Archive

Posted: April 20, 2021
Peter Mansbridge, cover of Extraordinary Canadians, Mark Bulgutch

One Book, One Community is celebrating its 20th year! The longest running community reading program in Canada, “OBOC”, as it is fondly referred to, celebrates books and writings of Canadian authors. Through the shared experience of reading and discussing the same book, OBOC has helped create a special sense of community in the Region over its 20-year span.

Posted: April 16, 2021

Kanopy is a streaming movie service - similar to paid products like Netflix or CraveTV. You can watch Kanopy movies on your computer or you can download the app to any smart device or smart TV.

Posted: April 15, 2021
book with paper heart

The fine amnesty continues in 2021. There will be NO overdue fines charged plus any existing fines will be put on hold. 

If you currently owe more than $10 in fines & fees and your access had been limited, you can once again borrow, renew or place holds on your library account.