Library Closure

In response to the Covid-19 situation in Alberta the library will be closed until further notice.

Staff will be available by email or phone Monday- Friday 9-5pm for curbside pickup and questions, our book drop is open at all times for returns.  All items currently checked out and holds available have been extended until we reopen.  Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for updates and online programming.  For  immediate access to books, magazines and audio books check out eLibrary for our amazing digital resources.  Visit The Healing Library for a downloadable kit for families about dealing with Covid-19. 

Check here for updates about library services that remain available to you.

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Get a FREE Library Card!

Anyone can use the library and its resources. During library opening hours, you are welcome to read, listen to music, access your e-mail, and search the library's online magazines and newspapers.

Carstairs Public Library cards are free to any person living in Carstairs and the surrounding area. If you have a library card, you will be allowed to take materials home with you, as well as access many of the library's online resources from home.  

Registering for a library card is simple. Stop by the library and ask staff for a library card or register for a library card online.  If you are of age 14 or over, we can mail the card to your home. If you are age 13 or younger parental approval is required, so please stop by the library with a parent or guardian to pick up your library card.

Once you have a library card you can register with the me libraries service to use your Carstairs library card at any library in Alberta.