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 2022 
7.DrydenJune 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 2021Bayfield, Blyth, Brussels, 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
20.MidlandDecember 2024 
21.Mississippi MillsDecember 2023Almonte, Pekenham
22.Muskoka LakesDecember 2026Port Carling, Bala
23.North KawarthaDecember 2022Apsley Woodview
24.North PerthDecember 2026Listowel, Atwood, Monkton
25.Oxford CountyDecember 2021Brownsville, Burgessville, Embro, Harrington, Ingersoll, Innerkip, Mount Elgin, Norwich, Otterville, Plattsville, Princeton, Tavistock,Thamesford, Tillsonburg
26.PembrokeDecember 2023 
27.PenetanguisheneDecember 2024 
28.Perth and DistrictDecember 2027
29.Prince Edward CountyDecember 2025Picton, Wellington, Bloomfield, Milford, Consecon, Ameliasburgh
30.Rideau LakesDecember 2022Elgin, Delta
31.SchreiberDecember 2023 
32.Six NationsDecember 2021 
33.Stirling-RawdonDecember 2023 
34.St. MarysDecember 2024 
35.Terrace BayDecember 2023 
36.ThoroldDecember 2024 
37.Trent HillsDecember 2027Campbellford, Hastings, Warkworth
38.Trent LakesDecember 2023Buckhorn, Helen Bowen
39.TweedDecember 2022 
40.WainfleetDecember 2023 
41.West PerthDecember 2026 

Libraries Currently Under Terms of Extension as authorized by the OPLG Council

  1. Kanhiote Tyendinaga Territory
  2. Lincoln (Fleming, Rittenhouse)
  3. Middlesex County (Ailsa Craig, Coldstream, Dorchester, Glencoe, Ilderton, Komoka, Lucan, Mount Brydges, Parkhill, Strathroy, Thorndale)
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