LOAN MAXIMUMS

  • An adult or young adult may borrow up to 30 items.
  • A child may borrow up to 20 items
  • The combination of types of items is up to the borrower. However there is a limit of 3 DVDs per card.

Items with a 3 week loan period

  • Books, Audiobooks, Magazines, DVDs/Blu-rays, Video Games*

There is a limit of 3 DVDs, 3 Video Games and 1 museum pass per card

*Some exceptions may apply

Items with a 1 week loan period

  • Museum passes and Sports equipment (available at the Bourget branch)

Varies loan times

  • EBooks and interlibrary Loans

Renewals

Library material can be renewed up to 3 times unless there is a hold on the item. If a hold exists you will need to return the item on or before the due date so it can be lent to the next person.  If you wish, a reserve can be put on the item and you will be contacted once it becomes available.

Items can be renewed:
In person: at the Rockland or Bourget branch
By phone: 613-446-5680 (Rockland) or 613-487-9488 (Bourget)
Online: bpcrpl.ca
Mobile App: BookMyne

Note – museum passes can’t be reserved or renewed.  You may call us at any time to verify if a pass is available for you that day.

  • You may call us to renew an item, please provide us with either your name or your patron card number.
  • You may renew an item on line by clicking here: Catalogue – sign in  with your card number and password.
  • You may also renew an item when you are at the Library, you do not need to have the item with you.
  • If the item has reached the maximum number of renewals, you will not be able to renew the item on line.  We ask that you return it to the Library so that others may enjoy it.
  • If an item has a hold on it for another patron, it cannot be renewed in the Library or on line. If you wish to have the copy again, we will be happy to place your name on the item’s waiting list.

Late charges

  • Books, Audiobooks, Magazines: $0.25 per day to a maximum of $5 per item
  • DVDs and Video Games: $0.50 per day to a maximum of $10 per item
  • Interlibrary Loans, Museum Passes, Sports equipment (at Bourget branch): $2 per day to a maximum of $20 per itemYou may borrow material until your total fines reach a maximum of $5, once you have reached that amount, your privileges are suspended and you must reduce your fine before any other material can be borrowed. When renewing your membership, all fines must be paid in full.

Membership for non-residents

  • $30 per year for adults
  • $5 per year for children (with one adult card)
  • $ 8 for a temporary 3 month membership

Membership card replacement: $5

Lost or irreparable items: Cost of the item

Lost or damages cases for DVDs and CDs: $2 per case

Photocopying and Internet printing

  • $0.15 per page in black and white
  • $.50 per page in colour

Scanning a document from the printer to the public computer is free of charge.