Reciprocal Borrowing Agreement

Reciprocal Borrowing Agreement


Township of McKellar Public Library


Whitestone Public Library & Technology Centre

Township of McKellar Public Library and Whitestone Public Library & Technology Centre agree to provide reciprocal borrowing privileges for residents of The Township of McKellar and The Municipality of Whitestone, effective June 1, 2023.

 Patrons will be issued a card and membership for each library. The ID requirements for each library will be followed in accordance with the policy of each respective library.

Patrons will respect the circulation procedures in effect at the lending library.

In situations where fees and fines are levied by the respective libraries, such fees and fines must be paid to the Library system in which they were incurred.

Materials/items borrowed must be returned directly to the lending Library.

Reserves/holds must be picked up from the lending library.

Lost cards must be reported, immediately, to the issuing institution.

Reciprocal borrowing privileges do not extend to other library systems with which either library may establish reciprocal borrowing arrangements.

This agreement may be revised at any time if both libraries agree to the changes. The agreement will automatically renew annually. This agreement is subject to cancellation upon three months’ written notice from either Library