About your Library membership: RDP faculty and staff
All Red Deer Polytechnic faculty and staff automatically receive a free Library membership. Your iCard is your Library card.
All communication from the Library will be sent to your RDP email account. Learn more about your RDP email.
Membership Privileges: RDP Library Materials (physical collections)
|Type of Library Item||Loan Period||Number of Renewals||Late Fine|
|Materials from the Main collection, Leisure Reading collection, and Curriculum Collection||4 months||1||n/a|
|Reserve collection: books, DVDs, CDs, anatomy models||2 hours||0||n/a|
|Reserve collection: equipment (cameras, tripods, etc.)||3 days||0||n/a|
|Reserve collection: laptops and TVs||4 hours||0||n/a|
|Materials from other NEOS libraries||2 weeks||4||n/a|
There is no limit to the number of items you may borrow.
Fines will be charged for library materials which have been recalled but not returned on time, at the rate of $1.00/item/day; your borrowing privilege may also be suspended. Learn more about Recall.
Lost or Damaged Materials
Fines will be charged for library materials which are lost or damaged, and your borrowing privilege may be suspended. Find out more.
Membership Privileges: RDP Library Materials (e-collections)
Membership Privileges: Library Materials from Other Libraries
Membership Privileges: Visiting Other Libraries
Note that, due to COVID-19 restrictions, some NEOS libraries are closed or are restricting access only to their own campus community. Contact the NEOS member library prior to visiting in person.
Red Deer Public Library
Visit any Red Deer Public Library (RDPL) branch for free.
If you wish to borrow items from RDPL, you must plan ahead and set up your RDPolytech/RDPL membership before your visit to RDPL. Contact us to learn more.