My Library Account

If you do not have a library account, email

Manage your library account online!  Renew items, place holds, and make interlibrary loan requests.

Use the Library Catalogue to find:

  • Books
  • Periodicals
  • Recordings (CDs, LPs)
  • Music Scores
  • Videos (DVDs & VHS)
  • Artists’ Books (in-Library use only)
  • E-Resources (see Digital Resources)

Renew your items online

Login to Our Catalogue

  • Click on Sign In in the upper right-hand corner
  • Your login is the barcode under your photo on your Banff Centre card or the barcode on your library card.
  • Click on My Account
  • Click the renew button next to the items you wish to renew.
  • Please contact the library at if your items do not renew

Request a Library item through the catalogue

You can place a request for an item through our online system.

  • Go to our catalogue:
  • Sign in with your barcode and password
  • Once logged in search for the title you are seeking.
  • Click Place Hold
  • You can review your pending requests in the MY ACCOUNT link located in the upper right-hand corner of the screen.
  • You will receive an email when you requested item arrives back at the library.
  • It is not our policy to recall items that are checked out; however, a library staff member may be able to assist you in getting access to the needed item.

Request an InterLibrary Loan

Navigate to our catalogue: 

  • Search for items not held by this library.
  • When you find an item that you would like to have brought in from another library, click on "Request Item Through Interlibrary Loan".
  • Borrowers are limited to ten current interlibrary loans. 
  • If you are having trouble navigating the site, contact the Interlibrary Loan (ILL) staff: 
  • Please keep in mind that, on average, inter-library loans arrive between one and two weeks after the date of request.
  • Items may not always be available.

The Paul D. Fleck Library & Archives is located in the Kinnear Centre for Creativity and Innovation (KCCI), 2nd floor

Library Hours 

Regrettably, the Paul D. Fleck Library & Archives remain temporarily closed to the general public until further notice.

We are delighted to offer the following services for Banff Centre Participants, Artists, Faculty and Staff:

  • Library open hours:  9:30 am to 1:00 pm, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
  • Library accounts
  • Curbside pickup of library materials
  • Library tours and browsing the collection, by appointment
  • Research assistance, by appointment


For more information or assistance, please contact us:
Tel: 403.762.6265
Fax: 403.762.6266
Tel: 403-762-6440
Fax: 403-762-6266

107 Tunnel Mountain Drive
Box 1020, Stn. 43
Banff, Alberta
T1L 1H5 Canada

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