The library for Gordon/Barrie Island residents is in Gore Bay. It's conveniently close for our residents and visitors, and everyone here considers it their library. Services available include e-Books, inter-library loans, public computer terminals, audiobooks, internet access, photocopying, faxing, binding projects, and laminating. 

Located at 15 Water Street, in the same building as the Gore Bay Town Office. Phone:705-282-2221;




Off-Season (Mid-August to June 30)

Monday: 2pm – 5pm

Tuesday: 2pm – 5pm

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: 2pm – 8pm

Friday: 10am -1pm & 2-5pm

Saturday: 10am – 1pm

Sunday: Closed



Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 9am – 1pm & 2pm – 5pm

Wednesday: 9am – 1pm & 2pm – 5pm

Thursday: 9am – 1pm & 2pm – 7pm

Friday: 9am – 1pm & 2pm – 7pm

Saturday: 9am – 1pm


Sunday: Closed


Ontario Library Service available to all rate payers of the Municipality of Gordon/Barrie Island.

Register with the Gore Bay Union Public Library and download free e-books, audiobooks and more.

The Librarian at the Gore Bay Union Public Library will assign you a library card number and register you for the use of the Ontario Library Service. Registration takes only a few minutes and is free. FREE!!!


You can borrow many titles immediately online, download them for offline use and/or send borrowed digital titles to a Kindle device, ebooks, audio boooks, videos. FREE!!!


Visit  -Ontario Library Service Website to view just some of the many resources available.