Rusty Macdonald Branch

The Rusty Macdonald branch is located in the Lawson Civic Centre. It is wheelchair accessible.


225 Primrose Dr
Saskatoon, SK S7K 5E4


  1. Monday: 10 am - 6 pm
  2. Tuesday: 10 am - 6 pm
  3. Wednesday: 10 am - 6 pm
  4. Thursday: 10 am - 6 pm
  5. Friday: 10 am - 6 pm
  6. Saturday: 10 am - 6 pm
  7. Sunday: Closed

Temporary Branch Hours / Apr 15 - Sep 3

The Rusty Macdonald Branch will be undergoing renovations beginning Apr 15. We anticipate reopening the branch Sep 3. While the renovations are ongoing, limited library services will be available in SPL’s auditorium at the Lawson Civic Centre. You will be able to return borrowed materials, pick up holds and browse/borrow Hot Titles (new materials). The exterior return slot will be closed while renovations are ongoing. Items can be returned using temporary return bins during Lawson Civic Centre operating hours. If you are wanting to return items outside of the Lawson Civic Centre operating hours, please visit any other Saskatoon Public Library location. Operating hours during renovations will be as follows: Monday – Saturday / 10 am – 6 pm

How to get here

There is free parking available around the building. You can also get to the branch by bus:

Route 12 (River Heights)
Route 30 (Lawson Heights/City Centre)
and Route 35 (Silverwood/City Centre)



  • WiFi
  • Public computers (1 hour at a time)
  • Printing (black & white, 10 cents per page)
  • Photocopying (black & white, 10 cents per page)
  • Scanning to a USB or email (free)

Book a Computer

Room Rentals

We have auditoriums and meeting rooms available for rent. Book up to three months in advance to ensure your spot. Subsidized pricing is available for non-profit organizations

Locations and Rates

Group Loans and Class Tours

Book a tour with us, or set up a group loan for your classroom. With two weeks' notice, we can plan to present themed storytimes, library orientations and special programs.

Classes and Groups