Canadian Police College Library

As a national centre of excellence for police information, the Canadian Police College Library holds a comprehensive collection of police-related publications. We also offer a range of library services to the Canadian Police College, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), and the Canadian police and research community.

Hours of operation

Monday to Thursday 8 am to 4 pm (E.T.).

The physical library is closed on Fridays but staff can still be reached by email.

COVID Restrictions

Onsite access is by appointment only and is restricted to RCMP employees and CPC students. Other agencies and clients may contact the CPC Library by email or by phone for basic services. The library is closed to all clients outside of the regular hours of operation. The number of clients who are permitted within the library at any given time will also be restricted. Library employees will assist clients with book loans during service hours. Clients are not permitted to browse the shelves or self-checkout items.

For more information, please call 613-993-3225 or email:

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