Wearing a non-medical mask is required in the library.

Children under 2 and people with a valid medical reason are exempt.


STARTING September 28th, Advocate, Amherst, Parrsboro, Pugwash, and Springhill will be open more hours.

Hours and additional contact information can be found on the Branches page.

For our vulnerable patrons, we continue to offer Borrow By Mail. This is a FREE service to anyone in Cumberland County who is not able to come to one of our locations for any reason.

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CART (Children and Adults Reading Together) is back for another year! Join us on Facebook starting the week of October 5 for lots of CART fun and learning.  You can register anytime by calling 902-667-2549, contacting your local library or emailing information@cumberlandpubliclibraries.ca.

Looking for online content?
We have you covered!

Download audiobooks, ebooks, tv shows, movies, or music – up to five titles each month.

Download audiobooks & e-books with our Digital Media Downloads Service.

Download magazines to your device and read anytime, anywhere.