Bibliothèque de L'Île-des-Sœurs

Last updated April 17, 2023
260 Rue Elgar
Montréal, QC H3E 1C9


Temporary Closure and Relocation

While renovations are under way at the Bibliothèque de L’Île-des-Soeurs, it will temporarily be closed as of Thursday, August 18, 2022 and library services will be relocated in the meantime, as indicated below:

Starting August 29, services will be offered at the Salle des Chênes, near the entrance to the Centre communautaire Elgar. Please note that the Adult collection will not be accessible there, but new titles will be on display.

Interlibrary loans through online reservations (holds) or by phone (514 762-7266) will be maintained. A more limited Youth collection will also be available on site. All of the following services will be maintained: loans, returns, membership and membership renewals, reference, computer stations and free Wi-Fi access.

To learn more about the library’s renovations (in French):


Opened in 1990 in the Centre communautaire Elgar and located near the Lac des Battures and a wooded park, the Bibliothèque de L’Île-des-Sœurs was expanded in 2002-2003 by the architectural firm Dan Hanganu Architectes.

Activities :


  • Air conditioning
  • Bike stand
  • Drinking fountain
  • Free parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Vehicle charging station
  • Washroom


  • Accessible parking
  • Assistive devices
  • Stroller-friendly
  • Wheelchair accessible


Payment methods

  • Cash
  • Credit card (MasterCard, Visa)
  • Debit card


Visit the French page to see other events at this location.


Bibliothèque de L'Île-des-Sœurs
260 Rue Elgar
Montréal, QC H3E 1C9