Welcome to the Duchess & District Public Library

Notice:The library is closed for public access.
The library is doing curbside with appointments for pick up of items.
Please go to Bibliocommons to place a hold on items.

The Summer Reading Clubs for kids are online this year. Please sign up at
TD Summer Reading Club and AB Summer Reading

The Canadian Encyclopedia

The Canadian Encyclopedia and its related resources has been made available online by the Historica Foundation as a public service since 1999. Since its publication in book form in 1985, The Canadian encyclopedia has provided the most comprehensive, objective and accurate source of information on Canada for students, readers and scholars across Canada and throughout the world.

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