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Cumberland Public Libraries has an opening for a full-time C@P Youth Intern Coordinator until the end of March, 2016.

For more details and the application process check HERE.

Author Reading

Author Darren Greer will be at the Four Fathers Library in Amherst to read from and discuss his book Just Beneath my Skin - this year's One Book Nova Scotia title.

Where: Four Fathers Library, 21 Acadia St.
When: Tuesday, October 27 - 7:00pm

Coles will be on hand selling copies of his books.

Download Audiobooks & eBooks

Download audiobooks & e-books with our Digital Media Downloads Service.

Click on the link below to check out audiobooks & e-books for Adults:

Audiobooks & e-books for Kids and Teens http://digitalmedia.library.ns.ca/youth

Need help to download e-books or audiobooks? Check out OverDrive Help.

Our Top 10


Want to know what's popular in Cumberland County?
Each month we update "Our Top 10" fiction and non-fiction books, and movies & t.v. series.
These titles are our most requested for the past month.

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Like the library's page on Facebook to see upcoming events and check out pictures from library programs.

And follow us on Twitter for information on new books and more.

Or Friend us on Goodreads to see reviews of library books.

Our staff are avid readers and want to share some of their favourites with you.
Take a peek at our online Staff Picks in the Read, Watch, Listen section.
Don't forget to check back for updates to the list.

For a shortcut to the Staff Picks click HERE.


Cumberland Public Libraries is looking for volunteers for a home delivery service for seniors in Springhill.

To volunteer or for more information please call 902-597-2211