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Metro Federation of Libraries: SCL, FSPL, Edmonton, St. Albert Public Libraries

Many other Alberta libraries and systems; see below

Visit other libraries and borrow items in person only

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Who can get a ME card?
Fees & fines
Loan periods & limits

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Residents of Strathcona County

FSPL Card: Members of Fort Saskatchewan Library

Reciprocal Card: Members of Devon, Lamont, Leduc, & Tofield libraries

TAL Card
Members of most other Alberta libraries

Visit other libraries and borrow items (books only)

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Who can get an SCL card?
Overview of card types
Fees & fines
Who can get a TAL card?
Fees & fines
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Who Can Get a ME Card?

Join me, show me, free me banner ME gives you access to all collections* and programs offered by participating libraries using a single card! These libraries are:

If you are over 18 years of age and have a card with any one of the libraries listed above, you can sign up here today to begin using that same card at any of the other member libraries.

This card is free, but regular fines determined by the lending library will be charged on late material.

You must visit other libraries in person to borrow material.

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*eBooks and other electronic content are not included due to licensing restrictions.

Fees & Fines

There is no fee to get a ME card or to borrow SCL items with a ME card. However, regular fines for late returns are still charged. See the Me Card Conditions page for more information.

All fines are charged in Canadian currency.
Fines can be paid in person (Cash, Debit or Credit Card), via telephone or online (Credit Card), or at our self checkout machines (Debit or Credit Card).

Loan Periods and Limits

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SCL Card?

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Borrow w/
ME Card?
ME card
Borrow w/
TAL Card?
TAL card
Format Loan period Renewals Max # at a time

Audiobooks on CD 3 weeks 2 Up to 150
  Bestseller Express 1 week None 1
Blu-Rays 1 week 2 10 adult +
10 children's
Book Club Kits 8 weeks None 2
Books (all kinds) 3 weeks 2 Up to 150
(5 w/ TAL card)
CDs 3 weeks 2 20 adult+
20 children's
DVDs 1 week 2 20 adult +
20 children's
    Download magazines from Zinio No expiry N/A Unlimited
    Download movies, music, eAudiobooks, eBooks from Hoopla depends on format. details 0 5 per month
    E-Books/E-Audiobooks from OverDrive 3 weeks None 10 (OverDrive)
+ additional titles from Freading
Magazines 3 weeks 2 10 adult +
10 children's
Multimedia Kits (Language learning kits, Read-along sets) 3 weeks 2 10 adult +
10 children's
Playaways 3 weeks 2 5 adult +
5 children's
Storytime Kits 3 weeks 2 1


Strathcona County Library materials may be returned to the following locations:

Central Library (401 Festival Lane, Sherwood Park)

  • Outdoor item return to the right of the main entrance (open 24/7)
  • Indoor item return to the right as you enter the library (during library open hours)

Bookmobile (varied schedule see Bookmobile)
Fort Saskatchewan Public Library (10011 102 Street, Fort Saskatchewan)

Ardrossan Recreation Complex (80-1 Avenue, Ardrossan)*
Bethel Transit Centre (650 Bethel Drive, Sherwood Park)*
Millennium Place (2000 Premier Way, Sherwood Park)* - FAQs about Millennium Place item return
Edmonton Public Library (all locations)*
St. Albert Public Library (5 St. Anne Street, St. Albert)**For items returned to these locations, there will be a delay before the items are checked in. Don't be alarmed if items returned to these locations do not disappear from your account immediately. Extra fines will not be charged while items are in transit back to the Central Library. Learn more

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401 Festival Lane, Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada T8A 5P7

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