Assiginack Public Library


The Assiginack Public Library is situated in the downtown core of Manitowaning. It has ramped sidewalks and powered doors for easy access. The Library has a Main Collection area, a Children’s Room, a Young Adult space and a Meeting Space. We have over 11,000 books, DVD’s, magazines, Talking Books and Large Print materials. We have free wireless Internet access and we are air-conditioned in the summer. There are 2 public computers available for anyone to use, or bring your own laptop, tablet, or smartphone to access the free Wi-Fi.


January to June & September to December
Tuesday               11:00 am – 4:30 pm & 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Thursday             11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Saturday              10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Extended hours for July & August
Tuesday               10:00 am – 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Thursday             10:00 am – 4:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Friday                   10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday              11:00 am – 3:30 pm


Learning Tools & Reading Options

  • Books (Fiction & Non-fiction) – over 11,000 titles available
  • Inter-Library Loan – an amazing opportunity to borrow books from other Libraries giving Library patrons access to millions of titles
  • Talking Books (Playaway) – an easy to use portable talking book device
  • Large Print Books – many great Fiction and Non-Fiction title choices
  • Early Literacy Station – an interactive in-Library tool to help your child develop important literacy skills
  • DVDs & Videos – many movie titles for adults, teens, and children
  • Overdrive E-books – an online electronic book site you access from home
  • World Book Online – access to World’s Book online site at home- Ask us for more information
  • Public Computers / Internet Access / Free Wireless Internet – available during Library open hours

Contact Information

Head Librarian/CEO: Debbie Robinson
Phone: 705-859-2110