Accredited Libraries

The libraries listed below have met the conditions for accreditation as set by the Ontario Public Library Guidelines Monitoring and Accreditation Council. Accreditation is valid for a period of 5 years.

A list of named branches following the name of the library indicates the branches which have been accredited. In this case, there may be other branches within that system which either did not achieve accreditation or which did not apply for an audit.

 Accredited LibraryAccredited UntilBranches (if applicable)
1.The Town of the Blue Mountains December 2023
2.BrockvilleDecember 2021 
3.Bruce CountyDecember 2027Cargill, Chesley, Kincardine, Lions Head, Lucknow, Mildmay, Paisley, Port Elgin, Ripley, Sauble Beach, Southampton, Tara, Teeswater, Tiverton, Tobermory, Walkerton, Wiarton
4.Centre Hastings December 2024 
5.ChamplainDecember 2024 
6.CollingwoodDecember 2027 
7.DrydenDecember 2023
8.EssaDecember 2024Angus, Thornton
9.Fort FrancesDecember 2024 
10.Georgian Bay, The Township ofDecember 2022Honey Harbour, MacTier
11.Grand ValleyDecember 2024 
12.Haldimand CountyDecember 2021Caledonia, Cayuga, Dunnville, Hagersville, Jarvis, Selkirk
13.Hastings HighlandsDecember 2021 
14.HawkesburyDecember 2024 
15.Huron CountyDecember 2027Bayfield, Blyth, Brussels, Clinton, Exeter, Goderich, Hensall, Howick, Kirkton, Seaforth, Wingham, Zurich
16.InnisfilDecember 2027Churchill, Cookstown, Lakeshore, Stroud
17.Lake of BaysDecember 2023Dwight, Baysville
18.Leeds and the Thousand IslandsDecember 2021Lansdowne, Lyndhurst, Seeley’s Bay
19.MidlandDecember 2024 
20.Mississippi MillsDecember 2023Almonte, Pekenham
21.Muskoka LakesDecember 2026Port Carling, Bala
22.North KawarthaDecember 2027Apsley, Woodview
23.North PerthDecember 2026Listowel, Atwood, Monkton
24.Oxford CountyDecember 2021Brownsville, Burgessville, Embro, Harrington, Ingersoll, Innerkip, Mount Elgin, Norwich, Otterville, Plattsville, Princeton, Tavistock,Thamesford, Tillsonburg
25.PembrokeDecember 2023 
26.PenetanguisheneDecember 2024 
27.Perth and District UnionDecember 2027
28.Prince Edward CountyDecember 2025Picton, Wellington, Bloomfield, Milford, Consecon, Ameliasburgh
29.Rideau LakesDecember 2027Elgin, South Elmsley
30.SchreiberDecember 2023 
31.Six NationsDecember 2021 
32.Stirling-RawdonDecember 2023 
33.St. MarysDecember 2024 
34.Terrace BayDecember 2023 
35.ThoroldDecember 2024 
36.Trent HillsDecember 2027Campbellford, Hastings, Warkworth
37.Trent LakesDecember 2023Buckhorn, Helen Bowen
38.TweedDecember 2022 
39.WainfleetDecember 2023 
40.West PerthDecember 2026 

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