Membership Information


  • Regular Membership

    A permanent residence is required for all Regular Memberships.

    Must provide one piece of photo I.D.

    All identification must be original documents; photocopies or reproductions are not acceptable.

    Reside in or pay property taxes in the City of Pembroke and able to show proof.

    Reside in a township, municipality, or unorganized area that is a contracting community such as the Township of Laurentian Valley.

  • Non-Resident Membership

    Non-Resident Memberships will provide all the benefits and privileges afforded with a Regular Membership.

    Non-Resident Membership annual fee of $45.00 or six month fee of $25.00 for the first family member, and $5.00 for each additional family member.

    Members reside outside of the City of Pembroke, Laurentian Valley or any contracting communities.

    A permanent address is required for all Annual Non-Resident Memberships.

  • Temporary Membership

    Temporary Memberships will provide all the benefits and privileges afforded with a Regular Membership.

    Temporary Membership for 3 months is $15.00.

    Persons without a permanent address, temporarily residing in a group home, recovery home, hotel or any such institution/residence are eligible.

  • Institutional Membership

    The organization, institution or local board must be within the limits of the City of Pembroke or any contracting community.

    An Institutional Membership Form must be completed by a representative of the organization, institution or board and signed by the Library CEO.

    May be limited and/or restricted on the number of and type of library items that may be borrowed. Other restrictions and/or limits may also be imposed.

    Overdues, fines/damages are the responsibility of the institution. See Schedule D.

  • Institutional Membership: Fee Based

    The organization, institution or local board is not within the limits of the City of Pembroke, the Township of Laurentian Valley, or any contracting community.

    An Institutional Membership Form must be completed by a representative of the organization, institution or board and signed by the Library CEO.

    May be limited and/or restricted on the number of items that may be borrowed. Other restrictions and/or limits may be imposed.

    Overdues, fines/damages are the responsibility of the institution. See Schedule D.

 

 


Loan Periods & Fines


All items are due before closing on their due date.

Items returned after closing on their due date are overdue and fines will be applied.

  • Replacement Cards

    Replacement library cards cost $10.00. Please note that patrons are allowed 2 ‘free’ checkouts per year without a library card. If the library card is not available by the third checkout, the patron will be required to purchase a replacement card.

  • Adult Books

    Loan Period: 21 Days

    Fines: $0.30 per book per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Children's Books

    Loan Period: 21 Days

    Fines: $0.20 per book per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Course Set (DVD & Book)

    Loan Period: 21 Days

    Fines: $0.30 per course set per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Audio Books

    Loan Period: 21 Days

    Fines: $0.30 per audiobook per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Adult Magazines

    Loan Period: 21 Days

    Fines: $0.30 per magazine per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Children's Magazines

    Loan Period: 21 Days

    Fines: $0.20 per magazine per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Kits of All Types

    Loan Period: 21 Days

    Fines: $0.30 per kit per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • DVD's & Blu-rays

    Loan Period: 7 Days

    Fines: $1.00 per day per DVD or Blu-ray overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Music CD's

    Loan Period: 7 Days

    Fines: $1.00 per CD per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are available for this material type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • Museum Passes

    Loan Period: 7 Days

    Fines: $5.00 per museum pass per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals vary by type. Please note that items with a reserve list will not be applicable for renewal.

  • High Demand New Books

    Loan Period: 14 Days

    Fines: $0.30 per book per day overdue.

    Renewal: Renewals are not available for material of this type.