Innisfil ideaLAB & Library Cookstown, Lakeshore and Stroud branches are currently open with Browse, Borrow and Go service as of Tuesday, July 6. Capacity is limited, waiting times may occur.

Curbside Pick-Up Service is still available.

Services and Programs

Browse our most popular programs and services below.

Borrowing and Curbside Service

Use our Curbside Pick-Up Service to borrow books, movies, magazines, and more from these three locations: Lakeshore Branch (Alcona), Stroud Branch, and Cookstown Branch. 

Go online to our huge Digital Library to borrow books, stream shows, and download music and magazines. All you need is a library card. Don’t have one? Sign-up for a Digital Membership

Get access to the world’s top newspapers and magazines with PressReader! Innisfil ideaLAB & Library’s newest digital resource, provides digital, interactive access to nearly 7,000 of the world’s best newspapers and magazines. Stay informed with the latest news from trusted sources like the Toronto Star and Globe and Mail. Access through your computer or download from the Google Play Store (Android) or the App Store (iOS).

Computer Use

Computer use is unavailable at this time however iPads, an appointment is required, and WiFi are available free of charge for public use on-site on the patio at the Cookstown and Lakeshore Branches. All you need to access this service is an Innisfil ideaLAB & Library membership. Please call 705-431-7410 to reserve your iPad, and enjoy everything the web has to offer. If you have your own device, you’re welcome to use the WiFi at our Lakeshore, Cookstown, and Stroud Branches.


Send us your file through our online form and we’ll let you know when it’s ready to pick-up.

Copying and Faxing

Email to book an appointment. We’ll ask you to leave your documents on a table in the vestibule then wait outside while our Staff do the work. 

Reliable Resources and Support

Stay informed and get support from sources you can trust for Mental Health, Employment, Finances, Newcomer Services and COVID-19 updates. Reliable resources and supports at your fingertips. If you are in crisis, please call 1-833-456-4566.

Check out Active Innisfil where you can access a wide range of free virtual activities and events for the whole family.

Need help?
Connect to our Staff digitally or by phone: 705-431-7410. Visit our social media channels for updates and recommendations on resources, online experiences, and more.

Innisfil ideaLAB & Library is committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility and by meeting the accessibility requirements, for more information, visit Accessible Customer Service.

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