Alderney Gate Public Library

Alderney Gate

60 Alderney Drive
Dartmouth B2Y 4P8

Adult Services: (902) 490-5745
Youth Services: (902) 490-5748
Overdues/Renewals: (902) 490-5753
Meeting Rooms:
(902) 490-5744

Branch Hours

Sunday* 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

* Closed on Sundays starting Victoria Day weekend, ending after Labour Day weekend

Branch Features

Computer Learning Lab Book Drop
Public Use Computers Meeting Rooms
Self-Service Hold Pick-up Wireless Internet
Self-Checkout Wheelchair Accessible

Upcoming Programs

Bébé et moi
Monday, Apr 23/10:00 am

La petite histoire
Monday, Apr 23/10:00 am

Baby and Tot Time
Monday, Apr 23/10:30 am

Tales for Tots
Spring Session

Tuesday, Apr 24/10:30 am

Job Search Over 45
A Workshop for Women

Wednesday, Apr 25/9:00 am

More Programs »

About Branch

In 1990, the Alderney Gate Library opened on Dartmouth’s scenic waterfront in the Alderney Gate Complex. The library houses an extensive selections of materials which includes: books, CDs, DVDs, magazines and more. The library also provides general interest programming for adults and youth, bookable meeting rooms, Internet-accessible computers - complete with a variety of adult and children’s software applications, and Google Chromebooks. Alderney Gate Library also houses the Information Technology Training Centre which is available for community group use.

Book Return:
Library materials from any outlet may be returned to the Book Return located in the Alderney Gate Complex, next to the Library entrance. The Book Return is open Monday to Saturday, 6 am to 12 midnight and Sunday 11:30 am to 6 pm


Alderney Gate Complex:
Hourly paid underground parking (Monday-Thursday:  6am to 9pm, Friday: 6am to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday - closed)
Handicapped parking
Cost: $2.00/hour to a maximum of $16/day.

Alderney Drive (Ferry Terminal) parking lot:
Meter parking.
Handicapped parking.
A limited number of 30-minute free parking spaces.
Free parking evenings and weekends.

By Bus:
For bus route service to this branch, please contact Metro Transit at (902) 490-4000 or visit them online.

Branch Manager:
Janice Fiander