Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19 ; WCL
Office Phone 519-846-0918
Fax 519-846-2066
Primary Contact Joyce Tenhage, Branch Supervisor; Phone: 519-846-0918 ext 6222; Email:
Primary Executive Rebecca Hine, Chief Librarian; Phone: 519-787-7805 ext 6224
Alternate Executive Chanda Gilpin, Assistant Chief Librarian; Phone: 519-787-7805 ext 6229
Description (Site) Located between Fergus and Elora on Wellington Rd 18, behind Wellington County Museum and Archives
Located In Community Fergus
Address & Map
552 Wellington Rd 18
Fergus, ON N1M 2W3
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Physical Access Fully Accessible ; ZoomText magnifier / reader and closed circuit television magnifier available
Description & Services
Description (Agency) Library system consists of 14 branches located in communities throughout Wellington County.
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: As of Dec 1, 2020, all 14 branches are closed for public entry until further notice but are offering curbside appointments. Computer access is currently unavailable. See Wellington County Library for current hours and services.

Services include:
* library cards obtained through any branch
* all branches connected by online library catalogue
* Internet hotspots
* WiFi available
* electronic resources (research tools, eBooks, eAudiobooks)

Various programs offered for adults, teens, and children - see online calendar for programming and event information, dates and times
Hours Mon, Wed, Fri 10 am-5 pm; Tue, Thur 10 am-8 pm; Sat 10 am-3 pm
Areas Served Wellington County
Eligibility People who reside in Wellington County, pay taxes to the County, or live within the area of a neighbouring library system with reciprocal borrowing privileges * students who attend school within the County, but do not live within its boundaries, are exempt from the non-resident fee  
People who do not live in Wellington County or pay taxes to the County may use any Library branch but must pay a non-resident membership (currently $120 per family)
Application Apply for a library card online or at any branch * bring photo ID and proof of address
Languages English
Fees None - for residents of Wellington County and eligible non-residents
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - County of Wellington
Print Material The Next Chapter - Wellington County Library Newsletter 
Ancestry Library Edition is available at all Wellington County Library locations (in branch only) and the Wellington County Museum and Archives. Includes census information; birth, marriage and death records; directories; military papers; ship passenger lists; immigration records; maps, etc (from Canada, USA, UK)
Service Categories Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries