Curbside Pick-up now available!

 Put us on your to-do list! Order books, DVDs, board games, video games, or garden seeds!

books to order for curbside pickup 
Have you made your curbside pick-up appointment yet? Call the library (905-834-6512) to place holds on library items and to book your curbside pick-up appointment.

Please note, the bookdrop located on the north side of the building is open 24/7 for your library returns.

Using your Library card number and PIN, you can place holds on items from home, any time.

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Online Digital Resources

Digital Resources for research or enjoyment


Learn a new language with Rosetta Stone.

Link to TeenBookCloud




Link to AudioBookCloud




Link to Romance BookCloud

Thank you to World Trade Press for offering access to the following databases free to our patrons.


AtoZ World Food is the world’s largest and most comprehensive database of food and food culture for 174 countries. This proprietary database includes 884 food culture articles, 6,500 traditional recipes, 650 ingredient articles, historical timelines, glossaries, and 2,000 food quotes.



AtoZ Food America™ provides 7,000 recipes, 650 ingredient articles, vintage food labels and ads, historical what did they eat articles, how to make food videos, and more, AtoZ Food America is the world’s largest database of American food, culture, and recipes.


AtoZ World Travel contains 202 world city travel guides. These beautifully illustrated and up-to-date guides cover travel essentials, attractions, insiders’ information, excursions, nightlife, shopping, culture, cuisine, health, security, language, maps, and lots more.



Global Road Warrior contains 174 country guides. Topics include culture & society, travel, education, history, holidays and festivals, language, media outlets, music, maps, money, national symbols, and religion. Illustrated with more than 30,000 photos, maps, and flag images.



AtoZ World Business contains 100 comprehensive country business guides. Topics include business culture, business formation, investment climate, import process, export process, media outlets, advertising and marketing, seaports, taxation, security, plus many others.



AtoZ Maps Online is a collection of 60,000 royalty-free maps that can be downloaded and printed. Map types include world, country, state, political, physical, outline, environmental, scientific, and antique maps. Also included are visual glossaries, geography games, extensive flag images, and teaching tools.



Lingo LITE helps you learn basic vocabulary in 30 languages from native speakers. Each entry includes a color photo, a native speaker video, and the word or term in the local language and your native language. Users can change the interface language (also 30 languages) at the click of a button.



Ancestry library edition

Thanks to the support of Proquest,, library edition is now available from home.


COVID-19 legal questions?

Link to TumbleBookMath




Did you just move to Port Colborne? Need a Library card? Fill out our online registration form and have instant access to Overdrive or Libby by Overdrive, ebooks and audiobooks. If you would like to contact staff, please reach out to the Library, at 905-834-6512 or email

To use our online resources, you need your Library card number and your PIN. If your card has expired, please contact the Library, Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm to speak to a staff member or  email, and we will make sure your card is up to date.

ebooks and audiobooks can be accessed through Overdrive or the Libby app.

Overdrive Media Download audiobooks and ebooks




You can also take an online course through Universal Class,

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