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Midland Public Library

Record #: MID0320
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 06 Jun 2023


Office Phone 705-526-4216, Main Line
Fax 705-526-1474
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Primary Contact Trish Hayes, CEO/Chief Librarian; Email:
Alternate Contact Kim Weishar, Chair


Address & Map
320 King St
Midland, ON
Canada L4R 3M6
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Intersection Elizabeth St and King St
Mailing Address 320 King St 
Midland, ON 
Canada L4R 3M6
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Dedicated accessible washroom with all features


Description (Service) Offers resources and programs including:
  • books, e-books, directories, magazines, newspapers
  • on-line access to catalogue for book reservation and renewal
  • college and university calendars
  • compact discs, dvds
  • resources on microfilm, microfilm reader service
  • inter-library loan service
  • free wireless internet access
  • access to on-line databases
  • photocopy and fax service
  • books on wheels for those who can't physically visit
  • children's story hour
  • computer terminals for access to the internet, email, job search sites
  • multi-lingual materials
  • collaborative learning space with a computer lab, robotics and electronics kits
  • MakerLab with 3D printing, laser cutting, and other light manufacturing & making equipment
  • MediaLab with audio / video recording, production, and digitization equipment
  • meeting rooms and study rooms available for booking
The library welcomes people to drop in to cool down during times of extreme heat

Service Details

Legal Status (10) Local Government
Hours Mon 9:30 am-6 pm, Tue-Thu 9:30 am-8 pm, Fri 9:30 am-6 pm, Sat 9:30 am-4 pm
Areas Served Midland ; Oro-Medonte ; Tay ; Tiny
  • Memberships are available free of charge to all residents of Midland
  • Memberships are also offered to those living in the Township of Tiny, Oro-Medonte, and citizens of Beausoleil First Nation
  • Midland Public Library also offers reciprocal Library Memberships to anyone living in Barrie, Orillia, Penetanguishene, or Tay, with a valid library card in those communities
  • Students living in other communities but going to school in Midland are also eligible for free MPL membership. Contact the library for student ID requirements
  • Application Drop in
    Languages English
    Fees Membership - Non-resident memberships $135 annually per family ; Service - photocopying, faxing ; None - Membership is free for residents of Midland

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