Membership and Borrowing

Getting a Library Card

Please bring a valid ID with proof of your current address when you come to register for your card, such as a driver's license, utility statement, or rental agreement.

A parental or guardian signature is required for children under the age of 

Yearly Membership Fees

Tangent Community Library does not charge for library membership.

Your membership is updated annually and any outstanding charges must be paid at that time.

Loan Periods


3 weeks


3 weeks


3 weeks


3 weeks


3 weeks

Video Games

3 weeks


1 week

Damaged items and lost items are billed at their replacement cost.

Renewing Items

Late fines can be avoided by returning or renewing items by their due date. You can renew books in person, by phone at (780) 359-2666, or online by logging in to your account at TRACpac

Most items may be renewed twice, unless other patrons have holds on the item. 

Placing Holds

Can't find what you're looking for on the shelves? You can place a hold in person, by phone, or online by logging in to your account at TRACpac

You may place up to 20 holds at a time. Items are held for 14 days; please call the library to extend the pick-up period.

Please suspend your holds if you will be away for an extended period of time or cancel holds that are no longer desired. You can do so in person, by phone, or online by logging in to your account at TRACpac

Lost or Stolen Card

For your protection, contact the library immediately to report a lost or stolen card so we can stop others from using it. You are responsible for anything borrowed until it is  reported. Replacement cards are $ 2.00