Bonnyville Municipal Library COVID-19 update

The Bonnyville Municipal Library is closed to public access as per current AHS regulations. Curbside services, including printing, copying, etc, and eResources are available. Please contact us at 780-826-3071 with any questions.

Services

The Bonnyville Municipal Library offers a variety of services to the community:

** Please note that services may be limited or suspended during the Covid-19 pandemic due to health and safety protocols.

  • Children's Area - storybooks, non-fiction, story time kits, book and tape/CD sets
  • Pre-teen and young adult fiction and non-fiction
  • Adult fiction and non-fiction in hard cover, paperback, and audio formats
  • DVDs and CDs
  • Large print novels
  • Interlibrary borrowing from all members of The Alberta Library
  • Member of ME Libraries - use your library card to access over 10 million items from over 300 libraries for free
  • Downloadable audio, e-books, and movies (Overdrive, Cloud Library, Hoopla)
  • Downloadable magazines and newspapers (Zinio, Press Display)
  • 24/7 online access with TRACpac - browse, order, renew books
  • Reference section
  • Reference help - online and in-person
  • Magazine collection - variety of titles
  • Local newspaper - Bonnyville Nouvelle (Lakeland This Week)
  • 9 public access Internet stations - free access; 1 hour time
  • limit 3 public access laptops - free access; 1 hour time limit
  • Free wireless access
  • Photocopying - $0.25 per copy, $0.20 per copy for 10 or more, $0.10 per copy for reference material (color available at higher price)
  • Fax service - $1.50 per page for first 5 pages and $.25 per page for subsequent pages
  • Laminating - $1.50 minimum charge plus $1.00 for each additional foot
  • Exam supervision - $30.00 per exam

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What to Read Next

Not sure what to read next?

Following these excellent links for inspiration...

 

Goodreads
The world's largest site for readers and book recommendations. Lets users track and rate books and network with other readers.

 

Bookopolis
A safe and fun online place for elementary and middle school kids to connect with other young readers about books and reading.

 

Fantastic Fiction 
This website contains book lists for over 25,000 authors. Information is also available on over 300,000 books - just click on the cover art or search a specific title.

 

Reader's Advice
Search a specific title to see suggestions. There is also a section called "Big Names" which lists a lot of popular authors. You can see if the author has a new book being published and you can also search for similar titles.

 

Stop You're Killing Me
A resource for lovers of mystery, crime, thriller, spy and suspense books. There are over 2,900 authors, with chronological lists of their books (over 32,000 titles), both series (3,300 +) and non-series. Use the alphabetical author and character links to locate information.

 

All About Romance
A site that is entirely devoted to romance novels. There are blogs, book reviews, what reviewers are reading and a reader's choice section that includes "If you like..."

 

Juvenile Series and Sequels
A good place to locate information about children and teens fiction series and sequels. The website was created by Mid-Continent Public Library in Missouri.

Novelist

Visit our eResources to access an assortment of Novelist's sites.

eResources