Read local - Write local! We encourage published writers in the Burlington area to apply to have their book considered for our Local Author collection. We look forward to hearing from you.
- Book must be the author’s original work and property, and meets Burlington Public Library’s Collection Development Policy.
- The author’s submitted work does not contravene Canadian legislation and copyright.
- Acceptable book bindings are hardcover, library binding, and trade paperback, which must be able to withstand at least 20 readings/circulations. We do not accept items bound with punch-and-bind treatments, such as coil, spiral, or comb binding; stapled pages; 3-ring binding.
- We do not accept eBooks at this time.
From time to time, the Library invites authors to speak at our literary events. We appreciate your interest; however, we do not accept unsolicited requests.