As part of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Together. Again reopening plan, the NLPL will begin expanding public library services and offerings. While face masks and social distancing will be required, public library hours will be expanded, patron capacity limits will be increased, and in-house library services will resume.

NLPL Libraries and COVID-19

NLPL libraries are operating under COVID-19 alert level 2 conditions and are open to the public within established physical distancing guidelines or providing curbside contactless delivery.

Services vary by location, but include contactless curbside service, book drop access, in house patron access, and public computer access by appointment.

You can still avail of library services through the use of the NLPL Digital Library and by downloading the Libby, PressReader and Flipster apps for mobile devices. NLPL has a large selection eBooks, audiobooks, newspapers and magazines that can be checked out over the internet.

*** Click here to view the list of libraries and the services being offered ***

Loans, Renewals and Fines

Book drops at the Marjorie Mews and Michael Donovan Libraries in St. John’s, the Mount Pearl Library, the Gander Library and the Corner Brook Library are open. All other book drops are closed and patrons are advised to keep their library materials at home. NO late fees will apply to materials that are late due to our closure.

Need a Library Card or Can't Locate your Current Library Card Information?

If you don't already have a library card and are a resident of Newfoundland and Labrador, you may register online for a library card.

Can't remember the PIN number for your library card? Visit the PIN Lookup to get your PIN.

If you are experiencing problems using your existing card or are unable to locate your card, please visit our Library Card Registration page and we will respond as quickly as possible.

Need Assistance?

  • If you need assistance with our eLibrary Services, please contact us by using the eLibrary Support Center.
  • For general inquiries, please call 709-643-0900.

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