Loan Periods

All circulating resources are loaned in accordance with the Westlock Libraries Bylaw Schedule C:

Print Items: Standard Loan: 3 weeks Renewal limit: 2

Includes: hardcover, paperback, large print, oversize, non-reference atlases, picture books, combined item kits, graphic novels & comic-books
Excludes: Newspapers & Magazines

Magazines: Standard Loan: 1 week Renewal limit: 2

Includes: magazines and periodicals

Audio Items: Standard Loan: 3 weeks Renewal limit: 2

Includes: music CDs, audio books, CD ROM software

E-Downloads: Standard Loan: 2 weeks Renewal limit: 0

Includes: OverDrive items such as E-books, E-audio downloads

Audio Visuals: Standard Loan: 1 week Renewal limit: 2

Includes: DVD, BluRay

Equipment: Standard Loan: variable Renewal limit: variable*

As per Schedule F: Service & Equipment Fees for specific devices and loan periods

NOTE:
  • Special Services cardholders may have extended loan periods for borrowed items (double the standard loan period); however, standard renewal limits apply.
  • Extension to standard renewal limits will be at the discretion of the Librarian.
  • A maximum limit of 10 DVD and/or BluRay items may be borrowed at any one time by any one patron.