Find information here on getting a library card, paying fines, and using library computers.
Getting your first library card is free for all ages! To sign up, visit any branch and present a piece of identification or official document that has your name and current address on it. Please notify us of any changes in your personal information, as it is your responsibility to keep your contact information current.
If you forget your library card, we will accept a piece of ID in lieu for the purpose of checking out materials or logging on to the computers. You can also capture a picture of your library card on your smartphone or tablet to present as a virtual card
The following chart indicates the fines and fees charged on late materials.
|Item||Loan Period||Late Charges||Renewals||Max. Fine Per Item|
|Quick Flicks||3 days||$1.00 per day per item||No renewals||$10.00|
|Community Passes||3 days||$1.00 per day per item||No renewals||$10.00|
|Rapid Reads||7 days||$1.00 per day per item||No renewals||$10.00|
|Adult Items||21 days||$0.25 per day per item||Unlimited*||$10.00|
|Adult DVDs||7 days||$0.25 per day per item||Unlimited*||$10.00|
|Adult Television Series (3+ discs)||14 days||$0.25 per day per item||Unlimited*||$10.00|
|Children's Items||21 days||$0.10 per day per item||Unlimited*||$5.00|
|Children's DVDs||7 days||$0.10 per day per item||Unlimited*||$5.00|
|Storytime Kits||7 days||$1.00 per day per item||Unlimited*||$10.00|
|Interlibrary Loans||Varies||$0.25 per day per item||Varies||$10.00|
* = Renew in person, by phone at 905-623-7322 x2712, or through the library catalogue. Items cannot be renewed if requested by another person.
You are responsible for the items borrowed on your card until it is reported missing. If you lose your card report it immediately by calling Circulation Services at 905-623-7322 x 2709. The fee to replace a lost or stolen card is $2.00 for adults and $1.00 for children (under age 12).
Library privileges are suspended when:
When items are lost or damaged, members will be billed the value of those items plus a $6.00 administrative fee per item.
After 45 days overdue, members will be billed the value of all outstanding items, plus the $6.00 administrative fee per item if not already charged. At 60 days overdue, member accounts may be submitted to a retrieval agency and a $15.00 administrative fee will be added to the account.