The Bibliothèque Saul-Bellow stands out for its modern architecture, its size and its use of the latest technology. Saul Bellow, winner of the Nobel Prize for literature, was born in Lachine. He is considered the author who best captured the immigrant experience of coming to America.
This stimulating living environment offers many services: book loans, comic books, CDs, DVDs, video games, magazines, music instruments, board games, and more. Newspapers are available for reading and consulting. Tablets, laptops and computer stations can be used on site. The Creathèque, a space for technological, digital and artistic creation, is also accessible to one and all.
The Nelligan Catalogue gives access to the documentary resources of the Montréal libraries network. Among other things, you can search for a document, determine its availability and reserve it, and also renew your loans from home with your library account.
Research, reference and reader assistance
Librarians are available to answer all your questions, provide reference services and offer assistance by phone at 514 872-2924 or by email.
- Librarians organize all kinds of activities for adults and youngsters. Discover them (in French).
- You may also get your Accès Loisirs card at the library.
- The Biblio-maison service, a home loan service, is available for elderly people or for persons with limited mobility.
- $1 Library Book Sale
- Outdoor equipment to borrow during winter (snowshoes for adults and children, crmpons, sleds ans walking sticks)
- Free organic seeds with Biblio-semence
- A Support Service for an Effective Job Resume (CV)
- Air conditioning
- Drinking fountain
- Free parking
- Free Wi-Fi
- Accessible parking
- Accessible signage
- Ground-level entrance
- Reserved parking spaces (permit)
- Wheel-chair accessible
- Credit card (MasterCard, Visa)
- Debit card