New Brunswick Public Libraries

Closure: Victoria Day

All public libraries and administrative offices will be closed on Monday May 20, 2024. Talking Books Service by Mail will also be suspended.

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12 Carleton St.
Fredericton, N.B.
E3B 5P4

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Tel:  (506) 460-2800
Fax: (506) 460-2801
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Library's Newsletter Newsletter
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Monday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Tuesday: 10:00  a.m. - 5:00  p.m.

Wednesday: 10:00  a.m. - 8:00  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.

Sunday: 12:00  p.m. - 5:00  p.m.


  What to Borrow at the Library

  • Books
  • Audiobooks
  • Large Print Books
  • Braille and Print/Braille Books
  • Graphic Novels and Mangas
  • Movies and TV Shows
  • Music
  • Admission Passes to NB Attractions
  • Musical Instruments
  • Snowshoes
  • Skateboards


Our Spaces

  • Welcoming spaces for everyone (including the 2SLGBTQIA+ community and breastfeeding parents)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Computers
  • Book Drop
  • Photocopier, Scanner, and Fax
  • Art Gallery
  • Study Room(s)
  • Multipurpose Room
  • Meeting Room Rentals
  • Family Play Area
  • Free Parking
  • Bike Rack
  • Gender-Neutral Bathroom
  • Changing Table
  • Air Conditioning
  • Community Fridge or Pantry


Accessibility

  • Reserved Parking Spaces
  • Landing Area
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Elevator
  • Accessible Washroom


History

Fredericton Public Library opened in 1955, moved to our current location in 1975, underwent a major renovation in 1991 and completed another renovation and expansion project in 2014. For more information, The History of the Fredericton Public Library is available through our catalogue.


Staff

Library Director - Julia Stewart
Regional Resource Librarian - Stephanie Furrow
Head of Young Adult and Adult Services  - Sarah Aaen
Head of Children’s Services  - Jessica Larocque
Circulation Supervisor - Kim Bent