Membership

Drayton Valley Municipal Library is a member of Yellowhead Regional Library. We are 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 30 million items in over 300 Alberta libraries.

To sign out items from our library, you must have your card present.

Free Memberships
Residents of the Town of Drayton Valley, Brazeau County and Parkland County are able to register for a FREE library card provided that proper identification is shown. Membership is annual (for example, from September 25, 2018 to September 25, 2019).

Renew Your Card
Membership is renewed once a year. Patron is notified by telephone message, email or mail. If your contact information changes please notify us as soon as possible in order to keep your library membership file up to date. Renewal is FREE and may be done when visiting the Library or, over the phone. Patrons are unable to renew if they have outstanding fines, lost items or members information is not up to date.

Lost Membership Card
If you lose your library card please contact the library immediately to avoid the unauthorized use of your library card. Replacement card may be purchased for $2.

Lost or Damaged Items
As the primary cardholder, parent, or guardian, you are responsible for paying all replacement costs associated with a lost or damaged item.

Annual Membership Fees
Residents of the Town of Drayton Valley, Brazeau County and Parkland County - FREE

Non-Residents
Family $40.00/YR
Adult   $30.00/YR 
Juvenile
  $10.00/YR
Seniors or Special Services $20.00/YR
Institutions  $40.00/YR

Loan Periods
Books - 3 weeks
Audio Books - 3 weeks
Magazines - 1 week
Special Books - 1 week
CDs and DVDs - 1 week
eBooks and eAudiobooks - 1-3 weeks 

Fines 
Books, magazines, CDS and audiobooks  $.25 per day per item

DVDs and Blu-rays - $1.00 per day per item