Blocks and Kits

Peace Library System has many types of materials that it loans on request to libraries to supplement their own collections on a temporary basis. The items are lent in blocks or kits as a single unit. For more information, please contact Barbara Johnson at bjohnson@peacelibrarysystem.ab.ca or Duncan Lotoski at dlotoski@peacelibrarysystem.ab.ca

Borrowing Procedures

To place a request on a kit or block please:

1. Check the availability of preferred Kit/Block on the AVAILABILITY CALENDAR

2. Place your request, using this GOOGLE FORM

  • 1 request per form

Submitted forms will be sent to Barb (bjohnson@peacelibrarysystem.ab.ca) and Duncan (dlotoski@peacelibrarysystem.ab.ca).

You will receive a confirmation email with the confirmed lending dates and additional resources, specific to your request. 

Checking In/Out through Polaris

Blocks: check in each item to change status from "in-transit" to "in" (Check the Book Block Polaris Procedures)

Programming Kits: DO NOT check in items. Checking in/out of items is done at PLS HQ

Storytime Kits: DO NOT check in items. Checking in/out of items is done at PLS HQ

Links to resources: 

Programming Kits - Sample Lending Policy

Programming Kits - Conditions for Use

Programming Kits - Contents/Costs

Page links:

Blocks

Programming Kits

Storytime Kits