We are open!

Brownfield Community Library is open!

We are open on Tuesdays from 12-6 PM for curbside pick up and the public can physically enter the library from 4-6 PM only. On Thursdays we are open from 12-5 PM for curbside pickup and the public can physically enter the library from 4-5 PM only. 

If you are here for curbside pickup please call the library. Please leave your returns in the drop box outside the door. 


Here is what to expect when you visit the library:
  • Returned materials will be quarantined for 72 hours before being checked in. Fines will be waived until further notice.
  • The number of patrons in the library will be limited to 5 at a time. Please be patient. 
  • We would like to encourage patrons to do their best to limit their time in the library to 15 minutes. 
  • A maximum of two families will be permitted in the children's area at one time as long as social distancing can be maintained.
  • One person down an aisle for browsing.
  • Tables and chairs will not be available at this time.
  • Public washrooms will be available.
  • One computer will be available to the public

Questions? Please contact us or see our Facebook page

RBdigital eAudio

One Click Digital

Choose from over 1,000 digital audiobook titles, including recent bestsellers.

Create an account

  1. Visit the RBdigital eAudiobooks website. (Available through www.prl.ab.ca/elibrary)
  2. Click Register. Fill in the account setup form and click Register.

Using eAudiobooks on a tablet or smartphone

  1. Follow the “Create an account” instructions.
  2. Download the RBdigital app from the app store on your device.
  3. Open the app. Follow the prompts and enter your RBdigital account information.
  4. Browse the audiobook titles or search by clicking the magnifying glass in the top right corner.
  5. To borrow a book tap the cover. Tap Checkout.
  6. Tap Play to begin listening. This will also automatically begin downloading the book. (Tip: You may want to check to see if your app is set to download titles using Wi-fi only: Tap the menu button in the top left corner > Settings > Wi-fi Only.)
To see download progress, tap the menu in the top left corner. Then tap Checked Out. Below the title you will see a ratio – this indicates how many chapters have finished downloading. Make sure you download the full book before disconnecting from Wi-fi. You can begin listening to your audiobook while it downloads.

Using eAudiobooks on a computer

  1. Follow the “Create an account” instructions. Click Help in the top right corner. Click Support.
  2. Choose the appropriate app for your computer (Windows or Mac). Follow the instructions, accept the terms, and install.
  3. Open the app. Login with your RBdigital account information.
  4. Within the app, click on the Browse for a title online button. This will take you to the RBdigital website.
  5. Choose a featured title or enter search terms in the Search box.
  6. Click on the Checkout button. Click Download.
  7. Click Open on the downloaded file.
  8. The desktop app will re-open. Click on the Refresh button and your new checkout will appear. To listen on your computer, press the Play button. To download and transfer to a device, ensure your device is plugged into your computer and then click the Download and Transfer button.