Library memberships are available free of charge to all residents and property owners in the Town of Perth, Drummond/North Elmsley Township and Tay Valley Township. To become a member, simply present your proof of address and photo identification at the library on 30 Herriott St. Children under 14 accompanied by a parent may use that parentís ID as proof of identity. See the library's membership and borrowing policies
for more detail.
Borrowing & access privileges for the library's collections and services:
- Books: Fiction & Non-Fiction, Large Print, Graphic Novels, Picture Books, and more.
- AudioBooks: Books-on-CD
- DVDs: Feature films, documentaries, and television series.
- Digital library: eBooks, eAudiobooks, Digital Magazines, language-learning tools, and research databases.
- .. and MUCH more!
The library's online catalogue is a great place to start searching for materials to borrow.
You can still sign up for a library membership. The charge for non-resident annual members is $35 per year for adults and $15 per year for students. High school and elementary students who can prove enrolment in a school in one of the member municipalities are eligible for free membership. Enrolment may be demonstrated by possession of a current student ID card, grade report, or letter on official letterhead from the school.
If you're here for the summer and do not own property in the member municipalities, you can pay $20 to obtain a card giving full membership privileges from June 1 through September 30.
The replacement fee for a lost card is $2. Learn more about our fines and replacements
Questions? Give us a call at 613-267-1224.