What's New

  • Books2Eat ~ Join us at the McConnell Library for April Fools Fun on April 1, from 4:00 to 7:30 p.m. There will be a Books2Eat Auction, games, face painting, and a Magic Show at 6:30. This will kick off our annual Adopt-a-Book campaign, which helps to put new books on library shelves. Everyone is welcome.

  • Music Appreciation Series |  Seniors Cafés at the McConnell Library
    Wednesdays 1 PM from April 15 - May 20

  • For library closure updates during inclement weather, please check the library's Facebook page, Twitter feed, or telephone your local library branch.

  • Cape Breton Regional Library is pleased to offer access to the                         National Network for Equitable Library Service (NNELS). NNELS is a digital public library of downloadable titles for people in Canada with perceptual disabilities. For more information on NNELS or to sign up for the service to access materials, please contact your local library branch.

  • The Adult Learning Association of Cape Breton County and the Cape Breton Regional Library have launched Letters for Life, a local fundraising and awareness campaign for literacy and learning in our communities.

  • The library is pleased to present the history of Louisbourg, as seen through the diaries of Melvin S. Huntington. The library has been transcribing these diaries in order to make them available online to a wider audience. The Louisbourg Diaries website contains the diaries that have been completed to date.