Barrie Public Library - Enriching our Community

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PLEASE NOTE: Public Internet Computers and Wireless Access will be unavailable on Sunday, September 24th at the Downtown Branch, while we upgrade our network. The Painswick branch will have all services available.

Digital Resources

Digital Resources


Download one of our many eBooks any time of day or night for convenience



Download one of our many Audiobooks any time of day or night for convenience


Online Databases

Use one of the many databases available for research 24/7. Access is available to a selection of magazines, newspapers and databases covering a wide variety of topics.


The Internet

Make researching through the Internet easier by using sites that have been selected by library staff to expand and enrich the library's in-house resources For extra assistance, check with the Information Services staff, who are experienced in helping you find information efficiently and quickly.