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McLaughlan Branch

McLaughlin Branch

Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2
(905) 579-6111 ext. 5200
Monday - Thursday-9 AM - 8 PM
Friday - Sunday-9 AM - 5 PM



The Local History Room is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 am. to 8:00 p.m., or by appointment. The Room is located on the main floor of the McLaughlin Branch at 65 Bagot St., Oshawa, ON L1H 1N2.

Materials in the Local History Room do not circulate and require staff assistance so appointments are recommended. While we make every effort to update the website and social media with changes in the schedule, we suggest that you call ahead to ensure the Local History Room is open when you plan to visit.


Northview Branch

Northview Branch

Oshawa, ON L1G 7T6
(905) 579-6111 ext. 5870
Sunday Closed
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9AM - 8PM
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 9AM - 5PM
Sunday Closed

Jess Hann Branch

Jess Hann Branch

Oshawa, ON L1J 6P4
(905) 579-6111 ext. 5860
Sunday Closed
Monday 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday - Wednesday 9 AM - 8 PM
Thursday - Saturday 9 AM - 5 PM

Legends Centre Branch

Legends Centre Branch

Oshawa, ON L1H 7K5
(905) 579-6111 ext. 5800
Monday - Friday 9 AM - 9 PM
Saturday & Sunday 10 AM - 6 PM


When planning your visit, please keep in mind that computer reservations are available until 15 minutes prior to library closing time. After this time, a new reservation cannot be made.