Library Services

Contact Information

Library Services

H.J. Hemens Municipal Library
339 Grande-Côte Road
Rosemère, QC J7A 1K2

Telephone: 450 621-3500, ext. 7221
Fax: 450 621-6131
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Regular Schedule
(September to May)

Monday: 1 to 9 p.m.
Tuesday: 1 to 9 p.m.
Wednesday: 1 to 9 p.m.
Thursday: 1 to 9 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: noon to 4:30 p.m.

Summer Schedule
(May 27 to September 3)

Monday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

The library is closed for the following holidays:

  • Easter (April 19 to April 22, 2019)
  • Victoria Day (May 20, 2019)
  • Québec’s Fête Nationale (June 24, 2019)
  • Canada Day (July 1st, 2019)
  • Labour Day (September 2, 2019)
  • Thanksgiving (October 14, 2019)
  • Christmas and New Year’s (December 24-25-26, 2019, and January 1 and 2, 2020)

In an environment fostering reading, research, discussion and participation, the library offers a host of services:

  • Loan of documents
  • Access to on-site reference
  • Reader and reference assistance
  • Computerized catalogue
  • IT laboratory
  • Work room
  • Reading room
  • Program of cultural activities
  • Introduction to the library

Loan Service

Membership allows subscriber to borrow up to 16 documents for a period of three weeks with a maximum of 4 CDs, 4 DVDs, 4 audio books and a board game.

For any document returned late, a charge of $0.10 per day, per document and a charge of $0.25 per day for board games will apply.

Telephone or online reservation and renewal

Any document in circulation can be reserved. A maximum of four reservations per user. The subscriber has 48 hours to take possession of the reserved document.

A document can be renewed at the counter, by telephone or online, unless it has been reserved by another member. No late document can be renewed by telephone. Maximum of two renewals.

Loans between libraries

It is possible to borrow documents from other libraries in the region or the Bibliothèque Nationale du Québec, subject to availability.

A maximum of two documents can be borrowed at one time.

Reader and reference assistance

Qualified personnel introduce members to the library’s operations, providing them with support and advice in their research or steering them to other professional or institutional resources.

Computer laboratory

At the loans counter or by telephone, adult and child members and non-members can reserve a computer station providing access to countless virtual resources including the Internet, office systems software and multiple databases.

A maximum of two hours per session.

What’s happening

  • Carnival 2020
  • 2020 Budget
  • Outdoor rinks status
  • Public consultations - February 19 and 22
  • Roadwork-Info