Renfrew Public Library

About the Library

Memberships

Membership to the Renfrew Public Library is free to all residents and taxpayers in the Town of Renfrew.

McNab/Braeside residents must pay a $45 per Adult membership fee, but will be re-imbursed $45 per Household by their township office.

Admaston/Bromley residents must pay a $45 per Adult membership fee, but will be re-imbursed $20 per Adult by their township office. 

Horton residents must pay a $45 per Adult membership fee, but will be re-imbursed $25 per Adult by their township office. 

All other non-resident adults must pay a $45 membership fee.  Children and student cards remain free.

Borrowing Periods

Borrowing periods are the same for both Adult and Children's Departments.

Books 3 weeks (No limit; up to 2 renewals)
Magazines 3 weeks (5 per title limit; up to 2 renewals)
CDs 3 weeks (10 per card limit; renewable once only)
Audio Books  10 days (10 per adult card limit; renewable once only)
DVDs  3 days (4 per adult card limit; renewable once only)
Video Games  7 days (2 per adult card limit; non-renewable)
Inter-library Loans  *Loan period varies according to material type on loan, depending on the lending library's policy

Overdue Charges

Overdue charges are the same for both Adult and Children's Departments, with a $10.00 maximum (this does not cover the cost of lost items).

Books: $0.25 / item / day
Magazines: $0.25 / item / day

The following materials are $1.00 / item / day:

Audio books -- CDs -- DVDs -- Video Games -- Inter-library Loan Books -- 10-Day Reserve List Books

The option to purchase audiovisual Insurance is available for $0.50/item

Internet Access

Public computer stations are available for use during open hours 
If you are a RESIDENT OF THE TOWN OF RENFREW, we ask that you HAVE A LIBRARY CARD to use the COMPUTER WORKSTATIONS

Wireless high speed is also available free of charge