Borrowing Materials

Edson & District Public Library is a member of Yellowhead Regional LibraryThe Regional Automation Consortium (TRAC) and The Alberta Library (TAL). Our participation in these initiatives gives our patrons access to millions of items in over 230 Alberta libraries.

Visiting another library in Alberta? With your Edson & District Public Library card, you're eligible to borrow and return items at any library in the province. Learn more about Alberta-wide borrowing.

Our Collection

Did you know our collection holds over 35,000 items? We have books, magazines, CDs, DVDs and Blu-Rays, and even video games (PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo 3DS, and more)! If we don't have what you need, you can place a request and have it delivered to the library for pick-up.

Please note that you must have your card present to borrow items from our library.

Loan Periods, Fines and Charges

Temporary memberships are limited to a maximum of 3 items out at one time. Borrowing devices requires a User Agreement to be signed.

Item Type Loan Period Overdue Fines Lost and Damaged Charge
Books 3 weeks $0.10/day Replacement Cost
Magazines 1 week $0.10/day
Replacement Cost
Kits 3 weeks $0.10/day Replacement Cost
Music CDs 3 weeks $0.10/day Replacement Cost
DVDs/Blu-Rays 1 week $0.25/day Replacement Cost
Video Games 3 weeks $0.25/day Replacement Cost
TV Series 3 weeks $0.25/day Replacement Cost
Audiobooks 3 weeks $0.10/day Replacement Cost
Kobo eReader 3 weeks $1.00/day Replacement Cost
eBooks 1-3 weeks N/A N/A
Inter-library Loan Determined by the home library