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You know all about our collections. Probably even our programs and events. But what about all the services we provide to enhance your library experience?

As well as having public printers, photocopying and faxing stations (local and toll free numbers only) at all branches. We offer several other services.

Suggest, Request, Ask EPL!

Suggest items for our catalogue, use interlibrary loan to request items we don't carry, get a personalized booklist and more.

Computers and Wi-Fi

All at all EPL locations have:

  • Desktop workstations, with internet, email and word processing software
  • Chromebooks for in branch use.
  • Free, unlimited access to wireless services (Wi-Fi)


Find out how to get a library card and learn about the benefits of membership.

Assistive Services

EPL provides services and technology to help customers with special needs.


What are you going to make?  Try 3D printing, creative software, gaming, digital conversion and the Espresso Book Machine.

epl2go: Literacy Van Initiative

EPL’s new literacy van initiative epl2go brings EPL’s exceptional programs and services outside the library and into the community.

Outreach Services 

In collaboration with library staff, EPL’s three outreach workers operate within and outside library walls to support and empower at-risk Edmontonians through literacy, education and social support.

Rent a Room or Theatre

EPL has rooms and theatres for rent at branches across Edmonton. They're accessible to anyone. Costs are based on room capacities and we provide non-profit organizations with substantial discounts on our rates

Library Tours

A library tour is an experience for all ages. Schools, day cares, clubs and groups can all take out something unique from an EPL tour – and we can customize yours to focus on any area you'd like.