What can patrons do with the RWL App? So many things!
  • Manage your account, including placing holds, renewing items and viewing fines 
  • Link multiple library cards 
  • Use the app as your library card 
  • Search for items in the catalogue and place holds
  • Scan ISBNs of books or items to see if they are available at the library and place a hold right away!
  • Link to library events, our streaming services, and local history site
  • Checkout the library’s social media
  • Find out which Region of Waterloo Library is nearest to you
  • Connect to the Region of Waterloo Museums and the Region of Waterloo Archives
  • Get a Library Card if you don’t already have one

 What are you waiting for? Download the App today: 

 Google Play Store

 Apple App Store

Watch Tutorial: How to Use the RWL App

Your data

The information you provide when you register is collected and used in connection with your use of the RWL app and the service it provides. The personal information collected by the app (library card number) is used to link the app to your Region of Waterloo Library patron account to provide you with information regarding your current loans, holds, and fines. This information is processed by the Region's third party service provider and library staff at the Region of Waterloo Library

The personal information is collected under the authority of the Public Libraries Act. Questions about the handling of your personal information should be addressed to the following contact:

  • Region of Waterloo Library, Sheryl Tilley, Manager, Library Services, 2017 Nafziger Road, Baden, Ontario  N3A 3H4,  519-575-4590 ext. 3228 or by email.

For more information, please view the app's Privacy Policy.

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