Canton Branch

Canton Exterior Post Renovation
The Canton Branch has reopened, following an extensive renovation.

Upcoming Events at Canton Branch

  • Sat, Aug 27, 2:00 p.m.
    Dr. Paul Feldman, certified by the American Heart Association as an Instructor of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation…
  • Sat, Sep 3, 2:00 p.m.
    In this film tribute for Labor Day, coal miners in Matewan, West Virginia begin to unionize in the 1920s. Their…
  • Wed, Sep 7, 6:30 p.m.
    Read and discuss In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume. In Blume's novel of her hometown of Elizabeth,…
  • Wed, Sep 14, 6:30 p.m.
    Regular meeting of the Canton Friends.

Features and Services

  • 7,510 square feet of space
  • Newly designed floor plan
  • Restored architectural features
  • ADA accessible entrance
  • Free Internet and WiFi
  • Meeting room available for community groups, 30 person capacity
  • 13 Public access computers
  • Self Check-out, book drop, and photocopier
  • 15,000 volumes, including books, DVDs, audiobooks, magazines & newspapers for adults, teens, and children


Mon:12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tue:10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed:12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thu:10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sat:10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Holiday closings schedule

Visit Us

Canton Branch
1030 S. Ellwood Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224

Contact Us

  • 410-396-8548
  • 1-866-580-3191 (fax)