With a SILS (Saskatchewan Integrated Library System) Library Card you will have the ability to check out library books from over 300 public libraries throughout the province.
How to Get a Library Card
Getting a library card is simple and free! For those over the age of 14 you will need 2 pieces of ID, including proof of address. Those under 14 must be accompanied by a parent/guardian when registering and the parent must have ID for the child and themselves.
Replacement cards are $3.00
Loan Periods & Renewals
Books21 days Limit: 100 Renewals: Twice High Demand Items 14 days Limit: 5 Renewals: None Audio Books 21 days Limit: 30 Renewals: Twice CDs 21 days Limit: 30 Renewals: Twice DVDs7 days Limit: 20 Renewals: Twice Video Games 7 days Limit: 20 Renewals: None Interlibrary loanVaries, check with the Library
Most items can be renewed up to two times, unless someone else places a hold on that item. Your items can be renewed at the library, over the phone, or online at www.southeast.lib.sk.ca. Magazines and high demand items cannot be renewed.
Late fees were introduced to the SERL system April 1, 2010. Charges are set province wide and these funds go towards strengthening our electronic information, resources, and services. The fee schedule is as follows:
Adult Materials, Magazines, CDs and Audiobooks: $0.30/day to a per item cap of $6.30 Young Adult Materials: $0.20/day to a per item cap of $4.20 DVDs and Video Games: $1.00/day to a $7.00 cap per item. Juvenile materials do not have overdue charges assessed.
Charges totalling $10.00 or greater left unpaid will lead to a suspension of library usage, including the public computers.
Computer & Internet
Library computers @ the EPL are intended for:
Looking for library material in the catalogue
Word processing for school reports
Using online databases
Communicating by email
The City of Estevan has installed wireless Internet in the Leisure Centre, including the library, for public use. There is a poster on the service counter in the library explaining how to gain access. So bring your laptop and use the Internet!
If you have any questions regarding the Wireless Internet available at EPL please contact us at 306-636-1620 or firstname.lastname@example.org.