New Brunswick Public Libraries

Closure: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Public libraries regularly open on Mondays and administrative offices will be closed Monday October 2, 2023. Talking Books Service by Mail will also be suspended. Public libraries not regularly open on Mondays will be closed Saturday September 30, 2023.

Library Closure

All libraries in the York Library Region will be closed on Thursday, September 28, 2023, to allow staff to participate in a day of training and professional development. Thank you for your understanding

Library Closure

The library will be closed until October 3rd due to a problem with the facilities. Please contact the Newcastle Public Library for any questions. Thank you for your understanding.

Chatham Public Library
24 King St.
Miramichi, N.B.
E1N 2N1
Tel:  506 773-6274
Fax: 506 773-6963
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. - 12:30  p.m.
&  1:30  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Thursday: 1:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
&  6:00  p.m. - 8:00  p.m.
Friday: 10:00  a.m. - 12:30  p.m.
&  1:30  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.
Saturday: 10:00  a.m. - 12:30  p.m.
&  1:30  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Contactless Pickup Service

Contact the library for more details or to make arrangements.

Wednesday: 10:00  a.m. - 12:00  p.m.

Saturday: 2:00  p.m. - 4:00  p.m.


Library Director - Jennifer Wilcox


There are 20 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 Special Collections include:

  • Local history and genealogy collection
  • Census on microfilm (1851 -1891)
  • Vital Statistics and cemetery records
  • Local newspapers on microfilm (1826 – present)
  • Atlantic Book Collection

Our History:

  • We opened in 1975, and a new library was built in 1989.

Our Accessible Entrance:

  • There is one accessible entrance, facing King Street, that has an automatic door with accessible push plate. The entrance is at ground level and there is a ramp from the parking lot to the sidewalk.

Other public libraries in the City of Miramichi:

For information on other public libraries in the City of Miramichi, please click on the link to the Newcastle Public Library or the Carrefour Beausoleil Library.

Accessible Collections & Services