Wellington County Library

Site: Harriston Branch

Service: Wellington County Library

Contact Information
Alternate Name 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) 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 to book an appointment 
* 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 Mon-Fri 10 am-6 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 ; Parent/Child Activity Groups ; Performing Arts Facilities ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries ; Visual Arts ; Youth Enrichment Programs