Renfrew Public Library
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For links to current information relating to COVID-19 visit:

The decision is in response to recent measures implemented with regards to COVID-19 (coronavirus).
As of today, we plan to reassess the situation on Monday, April 6, 2020.
We will continue to monitor the situation and reassess as more information becomes available. These measures are being undertaken for the health and safety of our community.

Please note the following:

  • Due dates for all currently checked out materials will be extended and late fees suspended, so you do not need to worry about returning your materials during the closures.
  • Holds will be suspended, and pick up expiry dates extended. This includes interlibrary loans (ILL)
  • Books and other items can be returned in the book drop (excluding hotspots)
  • Meeting room rentals are cancelled, and if any fees were paid, they will be refunded
  • You can login to your online account through the library's website
  • You can continue to use the Library virtually and explore online magazines, movies, e-books, e-audiobooks and much more!

Feel free to call or email us with any questions or concerns.
We thank you for your patience and support, and we look forward to seeing you
in person again soon.

Your Doorway to Discovery! 


We may be closed, but all of our online resources are available! Check out everything you can access with your card here:

Don't have a library card and live or own property in the Town of Renfrew? Call us and we will set you up with a temporary library card so you can access online movies, e-books, audiobooks, magazines and more!

We're HIRING a SUMMER STUDENT! Deadline to apply: March 31, 2020

Check out our Employment page for all the details

March 2020 Cover to Cover, RPL's Monthly Newsletter 

Want the latest edition of Cover to Cover delivered right to your inbox?  Send an email to with the subject line "Sign me up for Cover To Cover"

Borrow a Wi-Fi Hotspot today! If you have cell service in your area, you can now "borrow the Internet" from RPL!

Library Board Meetings

There will be a Closed Library Board Meeting at 5 pm on March 25, 2020 under Section 16.1:4(d) under the Public Libraries Act.

PLEASE NOTE THAT  ALL OTHER LIBRARY BOARD MEETINGS ARE CURRENTLY SUSPENDED  All Library Board meetings are open to the public. Current agendas and minutes from previous meetings can be viewed here.


Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9 am - 5 pm                                                     
Tuesday, Thursday 10 am - 8 pm
Saturday 9 am - 3:30 pm
Sunday and All Statutory Holidays  CLOSED

Choose Contact the Library for telephone, fax and directional information.              




General By-Laws

68-2019 Appointment to Renfrew Public Library Board

To appoint members to the Renfrew Public Library Board