Fort Frances Public Library

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Description & Services
Public Comments Shaw Community Hub Meeting Room 
  • Rental available on first-come basis 
  • 24-hour cancellation notice required to avoid charges
Description (Agency) Offers public library services
Description (Service) Provides a wide variety of programs, services and loans out various items including the following:  
  • Books, magazines, and audio-visual material (DVDs, CDs, audio books), obituary files, geneology collections, periodicals, e-books, video games 
  • Faxing, photocopying, scanning and printing of documents 
  • Internet and wireless access 
  • Home services and services to institutions  
  • Information service 
  • Material available through inter-library loan 
  • Reference and research help 
  • Meeting rooms for public use 
Offers a variety of age-appropriate programs and services. Call for more information on programs and services available at this location. Examples include: 
  • Book clubs 
  • Computer classes 
  • Homework help 
  • Literacy programs 
  • Movie nights 
  • Parent and child drop-in program 
  • Reading programs 
  • Story time 
  • Tutoring
Community Access Program (CAP) North 1 Network 
  • Provides a technology centre 
  • Gives public access to the Internet and holds workshops to teach the skills to use it 
  • Promotes access to individuals who may have difficulty obtaining Internet service 
  • Encourages online learning and literacy 
  • Fosters the development of community based infrastructure 
  • Promotes Canadian e-commerce
Hours Mon-Thu 10 am-8 pm, Fri 10 am-6 pm * Sat 10 am–5 pm * Sun 1 pm–5 pm
Areas Served Fort Frances ; Rainy River District
Eligibility Membership required to borrow items
Application Call for membership information
Languages English
Fees Service - Non-resident fees apply; Shaw Community Hub meeting room
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-9879
Fax 807-274-4496
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Executive Caroline Goulding, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 807-274-9879 ext 1610; Email:
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 601 Reid Ave
Fort Frances, ON P9A 0A2
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Intersection Reid Ave and 1st St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1898
Funding City / Town ; Provincial