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Membership is free.
For all ratepayers and residents of the Waimakariri District, for anyone attending an educational facility in the district, and for any child aged under five. Anyone outside the district pays a subscription.
You can join at any library. Joining is as easy as 1-2-3:
Forms are available at the library or may be downloaded here. Bring the completed form to the library along with your identification and proof of address. Download a Library membership form (pdf, 522.1 KB).
Read the Libraries fact sheet (pdf, 379.7 KB).
Note: We will also require an alternative contact at a different address. Anyone under 16 needs to be signed up by a parent or guardian. We do not offer corporate membership.
If you let us know your email address you can:
When you join up you can select a PIN for your library card. With your library barcode and PIN you can:
If you haven't already selected a PIN for your card, phone or email the library and we can set one up for you. You can change your PIN at any time by going to My Account.
There are two options for Out of district borrowers: