There’s a lot happening at the library and we want to know how it’s going. We’re running a customer satisfaction survey from November 20 to December 3.
Edmonton is home to a diverse population and unique communities. We’ve broken down the city—ward by ward—to help you get to know your neighbourhood better.
Written by Hilary Kirkpatrick, EPL Outreach Worker As a social worker for the Edmonton Public Library, I know the importance of community building and making connections for those who are feeling lonely. Having a supportive network of people and meaningful connections can give us the boost we need to feel better about ourselves and have […]
By Mona Bacon, EPL Community Librarian Ammar is a confident and outgoing grade eleven student with a ready smile and a great sense of humour. He is also a newcomer to Canada. He recently arrived in Edmonton from Syria and, like the other 16 teens who have come to the EPL Castle Downs Branch on […]
By Tamsin Shute Youth Services Librarian Enterprise Square Branch After moving more than 162,000 collection items, any other move now seems like a piece of cake! Staff and customers alike are settling into the new space and it’s already feeling like home. While it’s a reduction in size compared to what we were used to, […]
Libraries are about people. They provide an open, inviting, safe, fun and inclusive public space for all. EPL welcomes everyone to learn, create, discover and grow. We are fortunate to be the public square that helps transform our city. Below is an anonymous customer testimonial we received in 2015, in response to our year-end fundraising […]