Privacy Policy

Last Updated August 10, 2015

Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy. Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information

Using the Library

Last Updated February 17, 2021

How To Search the Catalogue and Use My Account to Place Holds and Check Fines Borrow from other libraries Download eBooks and eAudiobooks Download eMagazines Sign up for a library card Your Account Log in to renew, reserve items & check fines Library Policies Loan periods and late fees Computer & Internet Use Photocopying Privacy

Computer & Internet Use

Last Updated January 30, 2021

The library provides a free public internet access computer that can be booked for up to 45 minutes. Black-and-white printing from our computer is available at a charge of 20 cents per page (30 cents for double-sided). See our printing and photocopying options. The Bowen Island Public Library provides free access to a number of

Loan Periods & Fines

Last Updated March 6, 2019

A maximum of 30 items may be borrowed at one time. Within the 30 item limit, the following limits also apply: Collection/Service Description Circulation Policy Fine Rate Audiobooks Spoken fiction and non-fiction audiobooks on CD. 3 weeks Limit of 5 per card 30¢ per day Max $6.00 per item Adult Books Fiction and non-fiction. 3


Last Updated November 5, 2020

COVID-19 Policies and Plans currently in place WorkSafe COVD-19 Safety Plan Restoration of Library Services Plan Remote Work Policy Interim Employment Policy – Sick leave coverage Library Policies Loan Periods & Fines Computer & Internet Use Photocopying, Faxing & Scanning Privacy Collection Development Policy (PDF) Library Membership Use of Internet and Personal Electronic Devices Bowen