The future is now!
No longer the stuff of science fiction, 3D printing is being used for more exciting real world applications than ever before. New... Read More»
It’s easy to use the internet or prepare a document at Idea Exchange. All locations offer computer workstations with internet access and Microsoft... Read More»
Need to write an exam? We can help with that.
The Queen's Square location has a small boardroom that can be booked for use to write an exam. If your... Read More»
Tours are offered for all of our exhibitions. School groups, organizations, and corporate groups are welcome. Tours can be designed to suit your... Read More»
Can’t find a title that you would love to read? The Interlibrary Loan department -- also known as ILLO -- may be able to help.
If the book or book on... Read More»
Light Therapy Lamps will be available for use in all Idea Exchange locations starting September 18, 2017.
WHAT IS SAD?
Seasonal Affective Disorder (... Read More»
Search our local history database for newspaper articles from the Dumfries Reformer (from 1849), the Galt Reporter (1857 to 1899) and the Cambridge... Read More»
At Idea Exchange, we work incredibly hard to provide a welcoming and accessible environment for all members of our community, and to provide our... Read More»
Historical documents on microfilm and microform readers are kept at our Idea Exchange, Queen's Square location. Please ask at Member Services for... Read More»
Did you know you can print virtually any document from any device to an Idea Exchange printer?
Using our mobile printing service, you can print in a... Read More»
Idea Exchange offers a large selection of popular and educational movies for children and adults. These movies are listed in the online catalogue and... Read More»
Idea Exchange, Clemens Mill has a Music Hub available for bookings. The Music Hub includes a drum kit, two guitars, a bass guitar and a keyboard,... Read More»
Printing, in black and white only, is available from the public computers at all Idea Exchange locations, except Design at Riverside. The cost for... Read More»
Our Printmaking Studio at Design at Riverside opened in 2004 within the University of Waterloo's Architecture building in the city of Cambridge. The... Read More»
Under Idea Exchange’s reciprocal borrowing program, residents from Hamilton, Waterloo, Kitchener, Guelph, Wellington County, Brant County (excluding... Read More»
Idea Exchange, Queen's Square has a quiet study room available for booking for individuals or small groups. The room is free and available to book... Read More»
Are you a computer beginner? Want to learn how to download eBooks on your mobile device? Or maybe you need help with creating a Facebook account, or... Read More»
Go wireless at all Idea Exchange locations! We're happy to offer you free WiFi at all locations. Whether you need a quiet space to work on your... Read More»