Ajax (Town of). Public Library

Service: Main Branch

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 905-683-4000
E-Mail libraryinfo@ajaxlibrary.ca
Website www.ajaxlibrary.ca
Site Location Beside town hall
Located In Community Ajax
Address & Map
55 Harwood Ave S
Ajax, ON L1S 2H8
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Intersection Harwood Ave and Achilles Rd
Contact Information
Primary Contact Cindy Poon, Public Service Manager; Phone: ext 8801; Email: cindy.poon@ajaxlibrary.ca
Alternate Contact Sarah Dodge, Coordinator of Information Services; Phone: ext 8802; Email: sarah.dodge@ajaxlibrary.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Cathy Fitzsimmons, Coordinator of Corporate Services; Phone: ext 8821; Email: cathy.fitzsimmons@ajaxlibrary.ca
Primary Executive Sarah Vaisler, Chief Librarian and Executive Officer; Phone: ext 2285; Email: sarah.vaisler@ajaxlibrary.ca
Description & Services
Description (Service) COVID19 - Open for in-person service 
Temporary Cooling Centre in Rotary Room while heat warnings for the Region remain in effect, enter through Harwood Ave doors only 
Main branch of Ajax Public Library * regular lending services for books, books on CD, large print books, Daisy books, magazines, materials in other languages, language learning books and CDs, compact discs, DVDs, blu-Ray, video games * downloadable ebooks, audiobooks, movies and music * holds on materials, interlibrary loan, public internet access, public computers with Microsoft Office Suite, library tours, programs for children, teens, adults and seniors * study space, in-house photocopier and printing, meeting facilities * online databases available from library website * free wireless internet access 
Ajax telephone service * call to renew material and get cardholder information 905-686-2472
Hours COVID19 -Tue-Sat 11 am-7 pm * Beginning September 15 Tue-Sat 9:30 am--7 pm * Temporary Cooling Centre when heat alert issued
Areas Served Ajax
Eligibility Individuals age 15 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to take out a library membership * teens ages 16 and 17 can show proof of age and sign their own library card, but parent/guardian is responsible for any activity on the card
Application Visit website
Languages English
Fees None ; Overdue fines applicable * free to residents of Durham Region
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Physical Access Fully Accessible - Entrance, Washroom, Parking Fully Accessible
Service Categories Braille Materials/Collections ; Extreme Heat Cooling Programs ; Foreign Language Collections ; Large Print Materials/Collections ; Library Audiovisual Services ; Meeting Space ; Public Internet Access Sites ; Public Libraries ; Volunteer Opportunities

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