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COVID-19 Announcement

ATTENTION: The Grimsby Public Library is currently closed due the COVID-19 pandemic. Please know that any requests you submit will remain pending in backlog until we reopen, when the one-request-per-week rule will resume. If you prefer, you can hold off submitting requests until we reopen.

Please check our homepage at for more information about the closure.

Submit an Interlibrary Loan request

Please submit only one request per week.

If you have any questions please feel free to ask by visiting or calling the library at 905-945-5142.

Interlibrary loan guidelines

Please be aware of the interlibrary loan guidelines below:

  • (NEW) Requests are limited to one per week per person
  • Please check the library catalogue to ensure we do not have the item you seek before submitting a request
  • Requests require a Grimsby Public Library card
  • Books published within the last year are generally not available
  • Interlibrary loans are usually renewable for a maximum of seven days
  • DVDs are not available

Self-serve interlibrary loan

If you are a regular user of interlibrary loan, you might be interested in self-serve interlibrary loan. Search for items in other Ontario public library systems and place your own requests. Call us to find out more about registering for this service, or you can Book a Librarian.


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