Legislation

The following acts, regulations and policies are pertinent to all public libraries in Alberta. Many are also relevant to school libraries, such as copyright legislation, occupational health and safety regulations, and employment standards.

Public Libraries:
Libraries Act
Libraries Regulation
Plan of Service
Community Development Grants Regulation

The Public Library Network Policy and the Resource Sharing Operational Policy for Public Libraries govern how libraries may borrow and lend resources in cooperation with other libraries.

Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL):
The Act
Electronic Commerce Protection Regulations

Copyright:
Copyright Act
Copyright Regulations

Employment Standards:
Employment Standards Code
Employment Standards Regulation

Freedom of Information Protection of Privacy (FOIP):
FOIP Act
FOIP Regulation

Occupational Health and Safety:
Occupational Health and Safety Act
Occupational Health and Safety Regulation
Working Alone

Workers Compensation:
Workers Compensation Act
Workers Compensation Regulation