Our Policies

Material Donation Policy

Crossfield Municipal Library is happy to accept the following types of new and used materials:

  • Hardcover fiction in excellent condition with dustjackets intact
  • Paperback fiction in excellent condition with no creased or broken spines
  • Nonfiction in excellent condition published within the last three years
  • DVDs in excellent unscratched condition
  • Audiobooks on CD, unabridged in excellent unscratched condition

We cannot accept:

  • Materials that are damaged, yellowed, mouldy, have loose or torn covers, or are in generally poor condition
  • Magazines, textbooks, or encyclopedias
  • Cassettes, music CDs, or VHS tapes
  • Readers Digest Condensed Books

Donations that are not added to our collection may be used to generate funds for the library through our Book Sale.

Censorship Policy

Policy on censorship for adult use and children's books is the responsibility of the individual or parent/guardian as what to he/she or their children read.
We believe that access to library services should be equal and universal and is best accomplished through sharing and cooperation.