About Library Memberships
Membership is open to all individuals residing in the town or county of Barrhead . A membership is valid for one year from date of issue and may only be used by the person to which it is issued.

Applying for a Membership
One piece of government-issued ID is required when purchasing a membership. A child must have the signature of a legal guardian to obtain a membership. 

Cost of Membership
Family (used for more than one person) $25
Single (a card for one adult) $15
Junior (age 18 and under) $5
Senior (age 65 and over) $10
Institution (ie. a day home) $50

Overdue items are subject to library fines. Fines for all items are $0.25 per day, per item. All outstanding fines must be paid before more items can be checked out on your account. Late fees can add up quickly! If you have overdue items, please return them as soon as possible, call the library to have your items renewed, or renew them online at

Memberships and fines may be paid for by cash, cheque or debit.