Library Policies

Listed below are the guiding and operational policies for the Pelham Public Library.
If you have any questions, please call 905-892-6443 or email us at

Privacy Statement

The Pelham Public Library abides by the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act

For the purposes of fulfilling its mandate to make materials available, keeping necessary records, planning purposes, financial transactions, and ensuring the Library’s resources are safeguarded, the Pelham Public Library collects and utilizes personal information.

Information collected through our financial and cataloguing systems includes names, addresses, phone numbers, credit card information, and circulation history.
Credit card information is collected using secure encryption between your web browser and Elavon’s secure server. Apart from the cardholder name, we never see your credit card details.

This information will not be sold, given, or intentionally made available to other institutions or individuals without express patron consent.