Getting a Library Card

Jasper Municipal Library is a member of Yellowhead Regional Library. Jasper Municipal Library is 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 15 million items in over 230 Alberta libraries.

Eligibility

All residents of Jasper are eligible for a library card. In order to get a card you must present government picture identification and proof of Jasper residency or employment. A parent/guardian must be present when applying for a juvenile card.

Card Fees and Privileges

Membership Type Annual Fee TRAC Privileges TAL Privileges Internet Access Notes
Adult $15.00  Yes Yes Yes Spousal card is available for an additional $5.00
Temporary $15.00 Yes No Yes Limit of five items out; no access to certain
online resources (see staff for more details)
Senior (65+) Free Yes Yes Yes  
Juvenile (<18) Free Yes No Yes Parent/guardian must sign a permission form
for internet access

Member Responsibilities

Card holders are responsible for ALL items and charges on their card, and for keeping their contact information up-to-date. Members are responsible for returning items on time; fines will apply for overdue items and replacement charges may be applied for damaged or lost materials. See our fines and fees for more detailed information.