New Brunswick Public Libraries

Bathurst Public Library
150 St George Street, Suite 1
Bathurst, N.B.
E2A 1B5
Tel:  (506) 548-0706
Fax: (506) 548-0708
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Opening Hours

Tuesday: 10:00  a.m. - 8:00  p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Thursday: 10:00  a.m. - 8:00  p.m.

Friday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Saturday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.


Acting Library Director - Laura Little


Public parking is available on the street as well as approximately 40 places in the parking lot next to City Hall.

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!

Library Highlights:

  • Collection materials are available in both official languages.
  • A microfilm reader is available for public use.
  • Four study rooms are available free of charge.
  • Free access to six computer workstations equipped with Internet access, Microsoft software and educational games. All the computers are linked to a laser printer; printing costs are 20 cents per page.
  • Gallery exhibit space (approximately 7 metres).

Our Special Collections include:

  • A genealogy and local history collection
  • The Northern Light, a local newspaper, available on microfilm or paper (from 1913 to present)

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.