Are you new to Canton?

Canton library building

Welcome! We think Canton is a great place to live, work and play, and we hope you do too!

At Canton Public Library, we're all about connecting your community. A great place to start is with the smartest card in town: a Canton Public Library card! Learn how to get your card, or apply for a card online and we'll email you your card number (within 72 hours).

New Canton residents can pick up a Newcomer Welcome Packet from the Canton Chamber of Commerce (at 45525 Hanford Rd.). For more information, visit the Canton Chamber's website or call (734) 453-4040. You can also find out more information at the Canton Township website.

What can we help you with?

  • Assistance Programs and Resources – A collection of resources that provide help for those experiencing financial hardship

  • Job Search Toolkit - Whether you are looking for a new job or considering changing careers, the library can help

  • Health Insurance Options – Resources to help navigate the Affordable Care Act and other insurance options in Michigan

  • Green Resources -  Tips and resources that support CPL’s commitment to protecting the environment


Things to do in the area

Detroit Zoo Tickets & More Logo

Government Links