On September 15, most Mississauga Library locations will open to provide limited services. Frank McKechnie Library will continue to offer curbside holds pickup until its renovations are completed in mid-October.Hours of operation and select services are being made available in a way that protects public and staff health and safety. Library visits are limited to a one-hour maximum for:
- Collections access
- Holds pickup
- Library cards
Services available by appointment only include:
- Booked computer time
- Booked study time
The collections area will be restricted at some locations such as Central, where only the lower, first and second levels will be open to the public. Hours of operations for all reopened locations effective September 15 are:
- Tuesdays 1:30 – 9 p.m.
- Wednesdays 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Thursdays 1:30 – 9 p.m.
- Fridays 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Saturdays 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Library Ambassadors will greet visitors at every location and ask COVID-19 screening questions prior to entry. Customers must wear face coverings indoors as per the City’s Mandatory Face Covering By-law. Signs and decals with physical distancing guidelines will be posted at all locations. Curbside pickup service provided during the closure period will end when the libraries reopen, with the exception of Frank McKechnie Library. Customers can book an appointment for computers or limited study online or by calling the Virtual Call Centre at 905-615-3500. Customers can continue to use their library card or virtual card to explore the vast collection of ebooks, audiobooks and other online virtual resources. For more information, visit mississaugalibrary.ca.