Visit either branch of the Halton Hills Public Library to register for a  library card.

How to get a library card

  • Show identification with your name
  • Show proof of address
  • Children under the age of 13 must be with their parent/guardian to get a card

What you can do with your library card

  • Borrow library materials
  • Place items on hold, renew materials and make requests to Borrow from Another Library
  • Register for programs
  • Access our eResources
  • Download eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, movies and music
  • Access library computers

Borrowing items

You can borrow up to 50 items on your library card. We do have a limit of 3 items per topic on our non-fiction titles in efforts to share resources. The loan period for most items is 3 weeks, however, we ask that you check your account online for specific due dates.

Renewing materials

If you would like to enjoy your book or video game a little while longer…no problem! Materials without holds can easily be renewed online, over the phone or in person.

Fines and fees

Fines and Fees

Membership Type

Fines per Item per Day

Maximum Fine per Item

Baby (Newborn to 2 years)

No fines. Borrowing limited to Board Books and Picture Books.

No fines.

Child (3 to 12 years)

$0.15

$6.00

Teen (13 to 17 years)

$0.25

$6.00

Adults (18 years and up)

$0.30

$6.00

Fines and fees for special collections

Fines and fees for special collections

Special Collection

Fines per Item per Day

Maximum Fine per Item

Replacement Fee

Passes

$1.00

$6.00

$25.00

WiFi to Go

$1.00

$6.00

$200.00

Lending period for library items

Lending period for library items

Item Type

Lending Period

Renewals Possible?

Audiobooks, Books, Energy Metres, eBooks, Digital Audiobooks, Large Print books, Magazines, Pedometers, Video Games, Board Games,

3 weeks

Yes

Books - Quick Picks

7 days

No

Book Club in a Bag, Local History School kits

6 weeks

Yes, for additional 3 weeks

DVD or Blu-ray

7 days

Yes

DVD or Blu-ray - Quick Picks

3 days

No

Inter-Library Loan Books

3 weeks or period set by lending library

No

Wifi to Go

2 weeks

No

Always have your card or your photo ID with you to access library services or materials. If any changes occur, such as a change of name, address or phone number, please tell staff right away. If your card is lost or stolen, please call 905-873-2681 immediately and cancel your card.