Gore Bay Union Public Library

As well as a excellent collection of books the library offers the following services.

Services available include eBooks, inter-library loan, audio books, Daisey Readers, internet access, photocopying, faxing, binding projects, and laminating.

Municipal Office

Located at 15 Water Street, Gore Bay, Ontario, in the same building as the Gore Bay municipal office.

Phone – 705-282-2221;

E-mail to [email protected]


Monday 2-5

Tuesday 2-5

Wednesday – Closed

Thursday 2-8

Friday 10-1 & 2-5

Saturday 10-1

Accessibility and Accommodation

The Library is committed to providing accessible services and creating an accessible environment. We do our best to provide our materials in alternative formats where they exist. To request an alternative for non-accessible content, please contact the Library directly for assistance. 

The Library has many accessible features:

  • Street level access from the main entrance
  • Ramp access from the side entrance and to the outside return drop box
  • Power door operators
  • Accessible washroom


We offer a variety of material formats to assist readers with physical and/or learning disabilities.

  • Large Print books
  • Audiobooks in CD format
  • eBooks viewable in large print on eReaders and mobile apps
  • eAudiobooks for downloading to mobile devices and computers
  • DAISY readers  to listen to books and magazines on DAISY formatted CDs (available from CELA)
  • Decodable books for children with learning disabilities
  • A small collection of braille children’s material