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Branch Closure Notice 2024-04-19

Apr 19, 2024

Please be advised Alexander Doyle Public Library in Mabou will be closed Friday, April 19.

Chéticamp Public Library will open at 2pm.

Open Library Technical Issues - Unavailable

Apr 4, 2024

Please be advised the Open Library in Guysborough is experiencing technical difficulties and is unavailable until further notice. We are investigating the issue, and will provide an update as soon as possible. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your patience during this time.

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Renovations at Petit-de-Grat Library

For Immediate Release:       Renovations at the Petit de Grat Library

ECRL is excited to announce that renovations will begin at the Petit de Grat Library on April 15. Repairs required due to damage sustained during Hurricane Fiona will be made as well as general improvements to the... Learn More

ECRL Board of Directors Seeking Volunteer

ECRL invites and encourages community members to apply to the Province for a volunteer position on the ECRL Board of Directors. For more information on the position and process, visit and select 'Library Board - Eastern Counties Regional'

Hand holding megaphone with speech bubble Volunteer Needed. Text on green block: we invite and encourage community members to apply to the province for a volunteer position on the ECRL Board. The appointment process takes six months to a year. If you want to help, please consider applying. All abilities and diverse life experiences are welcome. Text in blue block: If you're interested in participating in our Board of Directors, contact: Samantha West and URL link

Wi-Fi Expansion at the Sherbrooke Public Library

For Immediate Release: Wi-Fi expansion at the Sherbrooke Public Library

Eastern Counties Regional Library (ECRL) is pleased to announce the completion of a project to expand the range of the free Wi-Fi offered by the Sherbrooke Public Library. The Province of Nova Scotia made this... Learn More