Locations and Hours

Main Library (MAIN)
35 Albert Street,
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 5E2
Phone: 519-886-1310 ext. 124

Hours
Monday to Saturday: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

McCormick Branch (MCC)
500 Parkside Drive,
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 5J4   
Phone: 519-886-1310 ext. 213

Hours
Monday to Saturday: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Parking is always free

Bus

  • Route 9 Lakeshore

ION
  • Route 301 Light Rail Transit

The Research and Technology stop is approximately a 15 minute walk from the McCormick Branch, or transfer to the Route 9 Lakeshore bus route. Learn more about the ION, including the schedule and fares, on the Grand River Transit website.

John M. Harper Branch (HRP)
500 Fischer Hallman Road North
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 0B1
Phone: 519-886-1310 ext. 310

Hours
Monday to Saturday: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

Parking is always free

Bus

  • Route 13 Laurelwood
  • Route 201 iExpress (stop at Fischer-Hallman and Columbia)

Holiday Hours 2022

All WPL locations are CLOSED on the following dates:

  • New Year's Day - Saturday, January 1
  • Family Day - Monday, February 21
  • Good Friday - Friday, April 15
  • Easter Sunday - Sunday, April 17
  • Easter Monday - Monday, April 18
  • Victoria Day - Monday, May 23
  • Canada Day - Friday, July 1
  • August Civic Holiday - Monday, August 1
  • Labour Day - Monday, September 5
  • Thanksgiving - Monday, October 10