Renfrew Public Library

About the Library

Renfrew Public Library's 2016 Annual Report to the Community available HERE


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