Video Games: a New Service Offered at the L’Octogone Library in LaSalle

Published February 17, 2022 - 11:29 am
Last updated February 17, 2022 - 11:33 am

The L’Octogone library is improving its services, much to the delight of video game lovers, who will be able to borrow video game consoles, accessories and game kits on various themes, starting Monday, February 28, 2022.

Consoles and accessories

Available consoles and accessories include:

  • Four Nintendo Switch consoles
  • Two retro SN consoles
  • Two Arcade Go handheld consoles
  • One Game & Watch: Super Mario Bros. handheld console
  • Two gaming headsets
  • Three wireless controllers for Nintendo Switch
  • Themed game kits

Themed game kits

Borrowing a Nintendo Switch console, but don’t know which games to play? Seven themed kits, including three games, are available to you:

  • Adventure
  • Classics
  • Family
  • Sports fans
  • Mario fans
  • Youth
  • Role-playing games

If you are interested in specific games, you may check availability online, in the Nelligan Catalogue.

Reservations at the comic book library (door 4)

  • Reservations may be made by users age 14 and over, with their LaSalle Accès-services card.
  • One game console per user may be reserved.
    • Accessories and game kits may be reserved at the same time as a console.
  • Reservations are for a period of three weeks and are not renewable.
  • The reserved items must be picked up and returned to the L’Octogone library.
  • Montréal library users can reserve a game console by phone at 514 367-2109.


Have fun!