Sioux Lookout Public Library

Service: Library Services

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Description & Services
Description (Agency) Offers public library services
Description (Service) Operates a community public library and loans out various items including the following:  
  • Books, magazines, and audio visual material (DVDs, CDs, PlayAways, audio books), periodicals, e books 
  • Material available through inter library loan
Provides a wide variety of programs and services:  
  • Faxing, laminating, photocopying, scanning and printing of documents 
  • Internet and wireless access  
  • Information service 
  • Reference and research help (depends on staff availability or appointments can be arranged) 
  • Meeting room 
Offers a variety of age appropriate programs and services. Call for more information on programs and services available at this location. Examples include: 
  • Book Club 
  • Computer classes 
  • Homework help 
  • Literacy programs 
  • Parent and child programs 
  • Reading programs 
  • Story time 
Internet Access 
  • Provides individuals with public access to the Internet and the skills they need to use it effectively 
  • Encourages online learning and literacy 
  • Fosters the development of community based infrastructure 
  • Promotes Canadian e-commerce 
  • Offers faxing, photocopying, scanning and printing services 
  • Provides access to numerous databases and eResources through library website
Hours Mon-Wed 10 am-8 pm * Thu-Fri 10 am-5 pm * Sat-Sun 12 noon-4 pm
Dates Jul-Aug: Weekends -- Non-operational
Areas Served Sioux Lookout
Eligibility Membership required to borrow items
Application Call or visit the library for membership information
Languages English
Fees Membership - Non-resident fees apply ; Service - Faxing, printing, photocopying etc ; None - Books and materials loans ; No membership fees for non-resident students enrolled in area schools and card is good for current school year; no fee to borrow materials but late, damaged, and/or lost fees apply. Fee schedule posted on website
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-3660
Fax 807-737-4046
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Twitter Twitter
Primary Executive Michael Laverty, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Librarian; Phone: 807-737-3660 ext 4401; Email:
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address 21 Fifth Ave
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B3
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Intersection Fifth Ave and King St
Mailing Address PO Box 1028 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1B3
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (11) Other Local Government
Established Jan 8, 1958
Funding City / Town - Sioux Lookout ; Grants ; Fees