Loans, Limits, & Fines

Borrowing Policies

The loan period for most materials is 21 days, with up to 2 renewals. Exceptions are listed below.

Book Display
  • Limit: Maximum of 100 items checked out at one time on a library card. Borrowing limits apply to some material types and to limited access digital cards.
  • Renewals: Eligible items are auto-renewed 3 days before they are overdue. Renewals are not permitted for Express Loan items, or items reserved by other customers.
Material Type Loan Period Limit Renewals
Express Loan Books 7 days 2 per card
Express Loan Movies 3 days 2 per card
Immersive Reality Books & Goggles 14 days 2 per card 2
Lendable Laptops 2 hours free use, then rental fee applies. Learn more » 1 per card 0
Lendable Tech including: Binoculars, Telescope Kits, Blu-ray Players, GoPro's, Happy Light Lamps, Playaway Launchpads, Robots & Coding Toys, Vehicle Diagnostic Scanners, and ZTE Smart Hubs 
14 days
1 each per card
Radon Detectors 42 days 1 per card 2
Vacation Loans 9 weeks (conditions apply). Contact us »   0
Video Games 14 days 2 per card 2
VOX Books & Wonderbooks 21 days 2 per card 2

Fines, Returns, and Visitors

  • Fines

  • Returns

  • Visitors and Residents of Anmore, Belcarra and University Endowment Lands

Your Account & Library Catalogue

Your Online Library Account
Your Online Account
Renew items, check and update your account, create your own booklists, and search for booklists by other patrons and library staff. Learn how here » 
Using the Library Catalogue Brochure

Do a keyword search, place a hold, and work with search results. Learn how here »

Meescan App

Meescan app

Use the Meescan app on your personal smartphone, iPad, or Android tablet to borrow items from the Library. You must be inside the Library to checkout items.

Learn How

Selection Policy

Have a concern about an item in the Library's collection? Read about our Selection Policy or fill out a Request for Materials Reconsideration form. Go to policy and form »