Library card


You may already have a Library card. Consult this list to see which card you should use for your Library card.

You are... Your library card is...
a student at Canadore College or Nipissing University a valid photo id student card.

Students taking Professional Development courses from the Nipissing Faculty of Education, other than Master of Education courses, will need to purchase a card.

a faculty member or employee of the college or university an employee photo id card.
an alumnus of the college or university your alumni card. To obtain an alumni card:
  • Canadore students should phone 705-474-7600, extension 5172
  • Nipissing students should phone 474-3450, extension 4573
a community member a library card given to you at the Circulation Desk.

This card is free for members of the following libraries:

  • Bonfield Public Library
  • Callander Public Library
  • East Ferris Public Library
  • Education Centre Library (Nipissing University / Canadore College)
  • Mattawa Public Library
  • Nipissing First Nations Public Library
  • North Bay Public Library
  • Powassan & District Union Public Library
  • South River - Machar Union Public Library
  • Temagami Public Library
  • West Nipissing Public Library

See PALS (Public and Academic Libraries Sharing) for more information.

Menbers from other communities can purchase a membership card.  The annual cost of the membership is based on the period from September to August and is pro-rated monthly:
  • September: $50
  • October: $46
  • November: $42
  • December: $38
  • January: $34
  • February:$30
  • March: $24
  • April $20
  • May: $18
  • June to August: $10
a student from an institution that participates in the Canadian University Reciprocal Borrowing Agreement, or from an Ontario college. a library card given to you at the Circulation Desk.

There is no cost for this card, but you must present a valid student card from your home institution.