Services

Books & DVDs

All patrons must have a library card in order to check out Books, Audio Books, and DVDs

In order to acquire a library card, please contact us via telephone at (705) 679-8120 or come visit us on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 12pm and 3pm for curbside service

A maximum of 5 items total can be checked out at a time (only 3 of which can be DVDs)

The loan period for all DVD rentals is 1 week

The loan period for all Books and Audio Books is 3 weeks

The fine for late DVD returns is $1.00 per day (per item) after the initial 1 week loan period

The fine for late Book and Audio Book returns is $0.25 per day (per item) after the initial 3 week loan period

To browse our library’s collection of Books, Audio Books, and DVDs simply click the ‘Catalog’ tab at the top of the page!

Our online library of eBooks and downloadable Audio Books is open 24/7! Simply click the link below to visit the OverDrive page:

Printing, Faxing, & Scanning/Photocopying

Printing/Photocopying:

Letter (8.5×11)

  • One-Sided – $0.35 per page
  • Two-Sided – $0.60 per page

Legal (8.5×14)

  • One-Sided – $0.45 per page
  • Two-Sided – $0.80 per page

Faxing:

  • Long Distance – $1.00
  • Local & Toll Free #s – Free

Scanning:

This service is free so long as you aren’t printing your scans!

Makerspace

Introducing the Cobalt Public Library’s new Makerspace!

Button Maker

Our new button maker allows patrons to make a button from any printed image they choose!

Button sizes:

  • 1″
  • 1-1/2″
  • 2-1/4″

$0.50 per Button (any size)

3D Printer

Our new 3D printer allows patrons to print essentially any 3D model they want! (So long as the size and print time isn’t too large of course)

Patrons can either serf the web to find their desired print, or even design their own 3D model provided they understand the modelling software.

Pricing of the prints will be discussed in-person before the printing process.

Animal Tags

Animal tags are available for pick up on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 12-3pm. Please call ahead so that all the paperwork can be completed over the phone to limit contact.

  • Register a Spayed/Neutered Dog or Cat – $20
  • Register a Dog or Cat – $30

Senior Citizens are eligible for 50% off the two services listed above.

  • Purchase a Replacement Tag – $5

Additional Resources

Interested in learning a new language? Well you can with the basics in over 70 different languages for FREE made possible by Mango Languages!

Simply sign up using your Cobalt Public Library Number found on your library card to gain access to hundreds of lessons on regular topics free of charge!

Click the image above to visit the Mango Languages website or download the app on any mobile device through the AppStore.

Interested in your family history? Access the largest historical database through Ancestry for free at the Cobalt Public Library!

Patrons must be connected to the library’s free Wi-Fi network in order to gain access.

Click the image above to visit the Ontario Parks website, or feel free to call the Cobalt Public Library at (705) 679-8120!