We share your love of literature, research and ideas.

EPL is your place to share:

  • Current information through international newspapers, magazines and 100 databases
  • Your love of literature, movies and music with likeminded people
  • Your passion for learning through a range of interesting and educational courses

We're here to make searching, finding, learning and sharing easy and affordable. Imagine that!

Readers and Writers
What do you want to read today? EPL's Reader's Advisory services can help find your next favourite book. Come in, phone or visit us online and tell us what you're interested in and we can recommend something for you. 

Join a Book Club Today
The only thing better than reading a book is talking about books with friends. EPL has many different book clubs where you can connect with others and discover or share your passion.

Go Beyond Books
Literary events,  film series, Freedom to Read, music festival collections and more. EPL offers a variety of resources, programs and special events for adults... we're more than just books!

Information Assistant (Databases)
Need help with a research project or just finding information on a topic of interest? Ask us and we'll point you in the right direction. EPL has over 100 licensed databases you can access to help find your answers.

Adult Literacy
Literacy means being able to understand and use print materials in your everyday life. Find out more about the collections and programs that EPL offers to support lifelong learners. 

Older Adults
EPL keeps adding new resources and services to make your library experience better. Want to learn more about computers? Take a free one-on-one lesson at your local branch. Interested in something else? From gardening to language learning, EPL offers many free classes at branches around the city.