Main Library

345 Aylmer St. North
Peterborough, ON K9H 3V7
Phone: 705-745-5382

Main Library Hours

Monday - Friday: 10 am to 8 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm

Contact the library



  • 18 Internet stations (4 filtered in Children's Area)
  • Early literacy station for children
  • Catalogue search stations
  • Printer (black and white/colour)
  • Microfilm
  • Microfiche reader
  • WIFI


 Library Closures

The Main Library will be closed the following dates in 2024:

  • Monday, January 1
  • Monday, February 19
  • Friday, March 29 to Monday, April 1
  • Monday, May 20
  • Monday, June 10 (Staff Professional Development Day)
  • Monday, July 1
  • Monday, August 5
  • Monday, September 2
  • Monday, September 30
  • Monday, October 14
  • Monday, November 11
  • Winter Holiday Hours: 
    • December 24: 10am to 1pm
    • December 25: closed
    • December 26: closed
    • December 27: 10am to 5pm
    • December 28: 10am to 5pm
    • December 29: 10am to 5pm
    • December 30: 10am to 5pm
    • December 31: 10am to 1pm

Library Kiosks

The library has a self-serve Kiosk in the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre and at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre and at Bata Library at Trent University

Library staff restock the Kiosks weekly with popular adult and children's books. All you need is your library card! The Kiosk is easy to use.

Learn how to check out library books at our kiosks

Sport and Wellness Centre

775 Brealey Drive 
Peterborough, ON
K9K 0B8

Located inside the PWSC across from the membership desk. 

Kiosk Hours

The PSWC Kiosk is available during Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre opening hours.

Peterborough Regional Health Centre

1 Hospital Drive 
Peterborough, ON
K9J 7C6

Located inside the Hospital cafeteria.

Kiosk Hours

The PRHC Kiosk is available during the Peterborough Regional Health Centre operating hours

Trent University - Bata Library

1600 West Bank Drive
Peterborough, ON
K9L 0G2

Located in Bata Library

Kiosk Hours

The Trent Kiosk is available during the Bata Library operating hours.