Category Archives: Media Releases

Windsor Public Library Salary Disclosure

In our continuing effort to be accountable and transparent, Windsor Public Library is releasing the salaries of employees who were paid $100,000 or more in 2018. This information is released in accordance with the Public Sector Salary Disclosure Act. Adam Craig Manager Salary:  $106,642.97 Taxable Benefits: $681.47 Nancy Peel Manager Salary:  $116,883.29 Taxable Benefits: $735.63 Chris Woodrow Director Salary:  $103,384.06 Taxable Benefits: $751.11...
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AutoMate: Online Auto Service & Repair Information

Curious as to whether there are any recalls on your vehicle? Wondering if that repair is really as labour intensive and expensive as they say it will be? Not sure how often you should be safety checking your seat belts and spare tire? When it comes to cars, most of us have a lot of questions. Lucky for us, AutoMate makes it easy to find answers. Automate is an online...
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Riverside Branch Closed On October 4

Riverside Branch will be closed Thursday, October 4  in order for us to complete some renovations.  We apologise for the inconvenience.  You can access our materials and your account 24/7 on this website.  Additionally, our bookmobile, FRED, will be on hand at Riverside for you to check out and return materials.  The branch will re-open on Friday morning at 9 am....
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Library Changes To Winter Hours

All locations of Windsor Public Library will change to WINTER HOURS on MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018. Winter hours come into effect on the third Monday in September. Additionally, Sunday hours of operation (1-5 pm) for Central, Budimir and Riverside libraries come into effect SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2018. CHECK OUT PUR WINTER HOURS HERE....
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Online G1 & M1 Practice Tests now available through WPL

We’re happy to announce the addition of G1.ca to our eResource lineup. G1.ca offers free G1 & M1 practice tests to library customers; these tests have been developed specifically based on the official ON Ministry of Transportation driver’s handbook. Practice tests are available with corrective feedback, and also in simulator mode – which is about as close to the written test as you can get. Whether you’re prepping for the...
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Aretha Franklin Legacy Honoured

Aretha Franklin has passed away at the age of 76. Her contributions to R&B, Soul and Motown have been immeasurable, and the extent of her influence can’t be overstated. To honour the legacy of this Motown great, all branches of Windsor Public Library will feature information displays on her life, her music and her commitment to the City of Detroit. Search for information on the life of Aretha Franklin in...
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Seminole Branch Receives Some TLC

Windsor residents who haven’t stopped by Seminole Branch recently are in for a pleasant surprise when they return.  New shelving, new flooring, a new external book drop and new seating provide a welcoming environment to area customers looking to ‘beat the heat’ and at the same time check out the many resources available which inform, entertain and educate. Representatives from the City of Windsor and Windsor Public Library gathered at...
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