A self-managed micro-library service hosted by Montreal shelters abd day centres.
The network’s principles are self-management, free circulation of books and trust. Access to books is totally free!
Beyond borrowing a book, Libre-library is also a place for exchange and reflection through various workshops, such as book clubs, writing sessions, author meet-ups, etc.
16 free-libraries in Montreal
In shelters and day centers:
- Plein Milieu
- Native Friendship Center of Montréal (CFCM)
- Old Brewery Mission
- Accueil Bonneau
- Maison Joseph-Vincent
- Maison Eugénie Bernier
- PAS de la rue
- Maison du Père - résidences
- Maison du Père - refuge
- Temps libre
- Auberge Madeleine
- Chez Doris
- St. Michael's Mission
In the street:
- idAction Mobile : our philosophical and cultural caravan
- Bibli-cyclette : our mobile library on two wheels
14 relay points+ 2 in the street
More than 8000 books donated each year
+1000 participants and +150 workshops
1 novel written by different hands
Discover Libre-library in pictures: click here.