New Brunswick Public Libraries

Closure: Canada Day

All public libraries and administrative offices will be closed Friday, July 1, 2022. Talking Books Service by Mail will also be suspended during this period.

Laval Goupil Public Library
128 Mgr Chiasson Street
Shippagan, N.B.
E8S 1X7
Tel:  (506) 336-3920
Fax: (506) 336-3921
Courriel de la bibliothèque Email
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Opening Hours

Tuesday: 1:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
&  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
&  1:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Thursday: 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
&  1:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Friday: 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
&  1:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Saturday: 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.
&  1:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Contactless Pickup Service

Contact the library for more details or to make arrangements.

Tuesday: 6:00  p.m. - 7:00  p.m.

Wednesday: 3:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.

Thursday: 3:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.

Friday: 3:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.

Saturday: 3:00  p.m. - 4:30  p.m.


Library Manager - Nadine Robichaud


There are nine parking spaces. One of them is a reserved accessible space. These parking spaces are not metered.

About the Library:

Get your choice of the best books, magazines, newspapers, CDs or DVDs. We’ve got something for all ages! Search our collection thanks to our provincial catalogue. Find answers to your questions with the latest information.

We can help you with research for a special project, language learning and more. Get started by asking us a question, or by checking out our online tools.

Ask for what you want to read. Just because something isn’t on your local library’s shelves doesn’t mean you can’t read it! Stop by, place a hold in our online catalogue, or give us a call to request an item and we’ll deliver it to the most convenient library for you.

Drop in... you’ll feel right at home!

Our History:

  • Our library opened its doors to all members of the community on October 1, 1980.

Our Accessible Entrance:

  • The main entrance, which is at ground level, has an automatic door with accessible push plate.

Library Highlights:

  • We have gender-neutral washrooms.

Accessible Collections & Services


In New Brunswick, public libraries exist as part of a partnership between the provincial government and participating municipalities or associations of persons. We gratefully acknowledge the contribution of the:

We would also like to acknowledge donations made by local community organizations and businesses. We thank you for your support.