Welcome

Holiday Hours at the Library

The library will be closed: December 24 December 25 December 26 December 31 January 1 Be sure to stock up…

It's easy to join the library!

Library cards are free for residents of Perth, Drummond-North Elmsley & Tay Valley. Members enjoy access to the library's amazing physical collection of books, magazines, DVDs, audiobooks, and much more; as well our extensive digital collection! Check us out today!

Digital Library

read, watch, listen and research online!

Find eBooks

Find eBooks

Mary Bowrin Audiobook Collection

Mary Bowrin Audiobook Collection

Stream movies

Stream movies

Read magazines

Read magazines

Research

Research

& more!

We also have travel, health, and research databases, and more, all accessible with your library card! View a full list of our digital resources here.

What's happening

We have something for everyone - check out our programs and events!

This Week for Kids


OWLS Tutoring (01/04/2016-30/11/2026)

This Week for Teens


Craft-T-Tween (01/11/2016-12/11/2026)
Teen Book Club (01/11/2016-23/11/2026)

This Week for Adults


French Club (02/03/2017-10/03/2026)
Readalikes Book Club (06/03/2017-10/03/2027)

 

SUPPORT THE LIBRARY

The Perth and District Union Public Library is a vibrant community hub for lifelong learning that brings together information, technology and people both at the library and in our community. We need your support now more than ever.

How do we measure up?

10,300

visits per month

32%

of our community has and actively use their library card

246

computer sessions used at the library every week

1,800

kids have participated in our essential Summer Literacy Program since it began in 1989

$50

average annual municipal contribution to the library per household