Government & Legal Information

Thunder Bay Public Library is a Selective Depository and houses Statutes and Regulations for both Canada and Ontario. Municipal publications are obtained as required and on the basis of public interest. All Government of Canada publications have transitioned from traditional print to online formats.

The Thunder Bay Public Library also maintains a physical collection of government publications:

  • Statutes of Ontario
  • Statutes of Canada
  • Municipal publications





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The Ontario Government makes it easy for you to access the government information, services and resources you need; when, where, and how you need them.

Whether you're getting married, starting a family, or trying to replace lost or stolen identification it's all available through Service Ontario.

ServiceOntario is partnering with dozens of public libraries across the province to provide enhanced access to government information and services, and we're proud to announce that your Thunder Bay Public Library is a partner.  Through our public Internet stations, and using the skills and knowledge of our staff, you can navigate through a wide range of general information about government programs and services, and enable self-help and self-directed e-transactions to Ontario Government programs and services.