The Library provides a comprehensive range of modern library services to the residents of the Town and the County. The collection of material in the Library caters to all age groups. There is a comprehensive Reference Collection that can provide answers to many questions.
The Library provides books in all categories – Fiction, Non-Fiction – in different genres and in all formats from adult to children’s material. Books on Tape, books on CD and books in MP3 format are available for all ages. Many self-help and self development titles are also available. There are also pre-recorded formats called PlayAways that fit in your pocket and play anywhere. A good selection of Large Print Books for the visually challenged is available at the Library.
The Audio Visual collection is made up of Music CD’s in all categories and for all ages and tastes. The Library also has videos and a collection of DVD’s. The choices range from children to adult and from informative to educational and to instructional. There are also computer games available on CD-Roms. There are two computers with Early Literacy software for children in the Children’s Section
There is also a comprehensive collection of Magazines in the Library. Newspapers – The Western Review, The Edmonton Journal and The National – are available.
For our very young readers we have The Learning Crate (TLC). Each crate contains selected material in different formats for a specific age group and they cater for children from a year old to 5 year old.