Essex County Library

Site: Essex Branch Library

Service: Library Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 226-946-1529 ext. 250
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Primary Contact Cathy Humphrey, Community Supervisor; Phone: (Business) 226-946-1529 ext 250; Email:
Alternate Contact Chelsie Abraham, Manager, Public Services; Phone: 519-776-5241 ext 136; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * Public library system 
* provides information services  
* lends books and audio-visual material  
* free public Internet workstations  
* provides a public library service for all ages from pre-school to senior citizens  
* provides information, free programs, recreational reading, reference material, videos, large print books, and free public Internet work stations 
* 14 locations within Essex County, WiFi available at all 14 locations - library or guest card required 
* Downloadable e-book, e-audio books and online reference tools available 24 - 7 from your home computer or from your local branch library 
You can access the internet on a Public Computer to obtain a wide range of government information and online services for residents and businesses, including; 
* changing your home address 
* registering your newborn 
* applying for a birth, marriage or death certificate 
* registering your business 
* updating your business information 
* A place people can go to cool off during times of extremely high temperatures
Hours Mon,Tue: 1 pm-8 pm * Wed, Thu, 10 am-8 pm * Fri, 10 am-6 pm * Sat, 10 am-5 pm
Areas Served Essex
Eligibility Must have a valid library card to borrow materials
Application Application process required
Languages English
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 2005
Primary Executive Robin Greenall, Chief Librarian, CEO; Phone: 519-776-5241 ext 122; Email:
Site Information
Site Location former Holy Name School
Located In Community Essex
Address & Map
35 Gosfield Townline W
Essex, ON N8M 0A1
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Intersection Gosfield Towline W (Arner Towline) and Talbot St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance

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