Important Notice


Update (May 21, 2020):

The library is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 11am-3pm.

For returns - please leave materials in labelled bucket on the table outside.

For pickup - appointments by phone (705-724-3618) or email ( are required. 

To request materials, visit our Online Catalogue. From there, you can search for titles or authors. If we have a book, it will say on-shelf. You can ‘place an on-shelf hold’, call us (705-724-3618) or email us ( and let us know what you’d like. If we don’t have it, you can place a hold online or call us/email us and ask us to do so.

Technology - Our computer lab is CLOSED. Wifi is accessible fromthe parking lot. If you do not have a device, we may be able to lend you one  (i.e. if you ordinarily conduct your business out of the library). We will be able to print documents for you. Reminder: The cost is 20 cents/black and white page and $2/colour… exact change is necessary. There is no float to make change within the library.


Programming - will continue online only for Summer 2020 including the TD Summer Reading Club.


Even with our doors closed, we are committed to providing you with access to information, including a number of resources now available to our patrons for free.

Check out the expanded list of E-Resources under our LINKS tab above. 

Also check out the new link titled 'For the Kids'. 

Raising Readers and Toddler Tales are now being shared online!

- Additional Notes -

  • Some Library staff are still reporting to work so if you have any inquiries about accessing online resources, contact us by phone: 705-724-3618.

  • LifeLabs is closed at the library but still operating at their Algonquin location in North Bay.

  • Our free WiFi remains accessible from the parking lot. Use code: PowLib324

324 Clark St.

Powassan, ON  P0H 1Z0

Mailing Address:

Box 160

324 Clark Street

Powassan, ON



Phone : (705) 724-3618

Fax : (705) 724-5525








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