Wellington County Library

Site: Harriston Branch

Service: Wellington County Library

Contact Information
Alternate Name CV19 ; Harriston Carnegie Library
Office Phone 519-338-2396
Fax 519-338-5139
E-Mail harristonlib@wellington.ca
Website www.wellington.ca/en/library.asp
Primary Contact Rosie Krul, Branch Supervisor; Email: rosiek@wellington.ca
Description (Site) Across from Minto - Harriston Fire Station
Located In Community Harriston
Address & Map
88 Mill St
Harriston, ON N0G 1Z0
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Intersection Elora St S (Hwy 9) and Mill St
Mailing Address PO Box 130 
Harriston, ON N0G 1Z0
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Elevator ; ZoomText magnifier/reader available
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID-19 Update: As of Dec 1, 2020, all 14 branches are currently closed for public entry until further notice but are offering curbside appointments and service at the door including evening and weekend hours. Computer access is currently unavailable. See Wellington County Library for current hours and services.

Library system consists of 14 branches located in communities throughout Wellington County.
* 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

Career and Job Search Information: 2nd Chance Employment Counselling available - call 1-800-478-0961 or 519-843-5513 for information

* Minto Arts Gallery: nonprofit, volunteer-run art gallery on upper floor of Library
* Basement Cafe: venue for performing arts (basement of Library), sponsored by Minto Arts Council
* Harriston Historical Society: nonprofit, volunteer-run historical gallery on upper floor of Library
Hours Pickup service only: Mon, Wed, Fri 10 am-5 pm * Tue, Thu 10 am-8 pm * Sat 10 am-3 pm
Areas Served Minto
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 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
Established 1908
Funding Regional / Municipal - County of Wellington
Print Material The Next Chapter - Wellington County Library Newsletter
Service Categories Career Counselling ; Historical Societies ; Performing Arts Facilities ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries ; Visual Arts