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

Resources for Newcomers


New to Canada or know someone who is? Your local library can help!

Visit your library to sign up for a library card. With a library card, you are able to:

  • Check out books, music, movies, magazines, passes to recreation facilities, and other items.
  • Access our collection of digital resources, including eBooks, eAudiobooks, and digital magazines.
  • Take classes and learn a new language online.

If you do not have a library card, you are still able to:

  • Read books and use resources inside your local library.
  • Use library computers and wireless internet.
  • Attend programs and events at the library.

A list of resources available for newcomers can be found here.