Have you ever stopped to think about how incredibly important it is that you have the freedom to read any book, magazine, newspaper, or information resource you choose? Imagine now, if you were refused a copy of a book because someone else decided what you could, or could not read. Unrestricted access to read anything we want and to form our own opinions is intellectual freedom, and many of us take it for granted.
Canoo is open to all new citizens and permanent residents of Canada within one year of your citizenship ceremony or status update. The program offers free access to hundreds of historic sites, museums, galleries, and parks across Canada. Learn more about it at your Library.
Available to read in both English and Arabic | Are you looking to make a career change? Getting back into the workforce? Entering the Canadian job market for the first time? Whatever your goals are, the Library is here to help.
Coffee. Conversation. Connection. Find it all at our monthly Small Business Café at Halifax Central Library. One Monday a month, local entrepreneurs, business experts, and community members get together at the Library to talk about industry news, business insights, and opportunities in Halifax and beyond.
Learning takes many shapes and forms, and creates meaningful experiences for youth through play that expands their curiosity and builds life-skills. When you are looking for fun play options, look no further than your closest Halifax Public Libraries branch.
Have you ever wondered how new items, particularly unique items, make their way into our collection, and from there, onto your Holds shelf for pick-up? Let's explore beyond books and behind the scenes of Halifax Public Libraries.
In celebration of the return of PAWS to Read® youth literacy program, library staff person Peggy Denman and program volunteer Nancy Vanstone share their pawsitive experiences and feedback from parents over the years.
Your Library has a wide variety of evidence-based resources written by Registered Dietitians that can help you make informed decisions about your health and nutrition.
Picture this: You’ve logged into your online account only to realize your personal information may be compromised. This can feel scary, but don’t worry—here are some steps you can take to keep your online info safe.