About the NovelBranch
NovelBranch @ Gale Centre
5152 Thorold Stone Rd,
Niagara Falls, ON L2E 0A2
Telephone: Gale Centre: 905-356-7521 ext. 5600
Telephone: Victoria Avenue Library: 905-356-8080
The building is fully accessible.
NovelBranch is a vending machine full of Library books and magazines that can be borrowed using a valid NFPL card and PIN.
How long can I borrow the items for?
Books and magazines can be borrowed for 21 days.
How do I know when the items must be returned?
NovelBranch will provide a receipt, on paper or by email, with the due date listed for each item.
Can I return NovelBranch items to library locations?
Items borrowed from NovelBranch can be returned to the machine, or can be returned to any of our four locations in the city.
Can I return items that I've borrowed from library locations to NovelBranch?
Items borrowed from library locations can be returned in the return box beside NovelBranch.
What happens if I don't return the items on time?
Late return charges accrue for each day items are overdue. Books and magazines are $1 per item per day late. If charges reach $10, you'll need to make a payment to borrow more materials. Payments can be made at any library location, or online via My Account.
Gale Centre Hours
The Gale Centre is open seven days per week from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. It may close early, without advance notice, if there are no ice rentals. The Gale Centre is usually closed on holidays.
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