Pretty Fly for a Wi-Fi

Borrow Wi-Fi from GPPL with our new Mobile Hotspot Collection: Pretty Fly for a Wi-Fi.

Need a Wi-Fi connection at home or while on the go? You can place a request on a Mobile Hotspot in our Catalogue or find them in our Library of Things collection.

What to know before borrowing:

  • Devices are due back on the 27th of each month.
  • Devices cannot be returned through the bookdrops. Please hand them back to the staff at the Customer Services Desk.
  • Usage is capped at 1 TB a month and the device will not work once the cap has been met for the month.
  • The replacement cost for an unreturned device is $300.
  • Coverage is subject to Telus cellular restrictions. If you find you are having difficulty using the hotspot device, please feel free to make use of GPPL's free Wi-Fi on site.
  • Due to the nature of the technology, GPPL is unable to guarentee network security and/or privacy. 
  • GPPL is not legally responsible for the activity conducted on the hotspot devices. If illegal activity is detected and a warrant is issued by law enforcement, we may be obligated to provide your membership information.

The Pretty Fly for a Wi-Fi project:

The Grande Prairie Public Library is partnering with the Government of Canada’s Emergency Support Fund, Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta and TELUS to ensure that all residents of Grande Prairie and area have the opportunity to discover online resources.