Get a Library Card

Get your library card!

Morinville Community Library serves the communities of Morinville, Sturgeon County and Alexander. 

If you live outside of  Northern Lights Library System (NLLS) boundaries, please attend your local library for membership. If you live within NLLS boundaries, we suggest going to your local library, but you are still welcome to get your library card here if you prefer. 

Get a card

Applying online will give you 3 weeks to come in to Morinville Community Library to complete the application process, which includes: payment, showing valid ID, and obtaining your card. 

Annual Library Card Fees

Family (includes all members of household)


Adult (18-64) 


Youth (6-17) 




Institution (business or group)




More about the Non-Resident Fee 

Non-Residents reside outside the boundaries of  Northern Lights Library System (NLLS). The fee is $70 for a household or institution.

Temporary Residents 

Temporary residents do not have a permanent address in Morinville or Sturgeon County and may include family members visiting over a period of months, Sandy Beach summer residents, workers on temporary contracts, and others. If you are not sure whether you qualify for a temporary library card, please call the library or ask at the front desk. 

  • A temporary card requires an upfront deposit of $24.00
  • $2.00/month will be deducted from the deposit
  • At the end of your stay, the cardholder can return to the library and be refunded the unused portion of the deposit.

What ID is Required 

  • Valid photo ID with current residence
  • Please bring proof of residency, such as a utility bill (if your photo ID does not show current address) 

Method of Payment 

We accept cash, cheque, debit, Visa or Mastercard. 

If you are financially strained and need support to obtain a library card, please call the library or ask at the front desk. 

Replacement Cards 

If you have lost your library card, you can get a replacement by presenting your identification and requesting a new one at the library front desk. 

Adult/Institutional Card: $2.00 

Youth/Children/Seniors: $1.50 

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