Borrowing Information

Darwell Public Library is a member of Yellowhead Regional Library. Darwell Public Library is also a member of The Regional Automation Consortium (TRAC) and of The Alberta Library (TAL). Our participation in The Alberta Library gives our patrons access to 15 million items in over 230 Alberta libraries.

Residents of Darwell and area may acquire a library card provided that proper identification is shown.

Your library card is The Alberta Library (TAL) card. This means that as a member of Darwell Public Library, you may borrow and return books at most Alberta Libraries.

Library Cards

Fees (Residents)
Family: $20.00
Individual: $10.00
Student: $5.00
Senior: $5.00

Fees (Non-Residents)

Effective June 1, 2017, for residents of non-funding municipalities, the cost of a library card will be $40.00.

If you lose your library card please contact the library immediately to avoid the unauthorized use of your library card.
If you move or change your phone number please notify us as soon as possible in order to keep your file up to date.

Loan Periods

Books: 3 weeks
Kobo: 3 weeks no renewals
DVDs: 1 week/Series 21 days

Overdue Fees

Books/DVDs: $0.10/day
Kobo: $1.00/day
Wi-Fi Hubs: $10.00/day