Borrowing Policies

Borrowing Rules

All library materials are checked out for 3 weeks with up to two renewals (if the items are not requested) for a total of 9 weeks except for:

  • Three Day DVDs:  Checked out for 3 days, no renewals
  • Lucky Day Books: Checked out for 3 weeks, no renewals
  • Discovery Space & YMCA Passes:  Checked out for 1 week, can be renewed
  • Ukuleles: Checked out for 1 week, can be renewed
  • Concept Kits and Traveling Trunks: Length determined at checkout, can be renewed
  • Laptops: Checked out for 2 hours, no renewals
  • Projectors: Checked out for 1 week, can be renewed
  • Book Discussion Kits: Checked out for 6 weeks, no renewals

Fines

If an item is returned late, the late fees are as follows:

  • Children's Items: 15¢ per day
  • Adult Items, including Three-Week DVDs: 25¢ per day
  • Interlibrary Loan Items: 50¢ per day
  • Three Day DVDs, Discovery Space & YMCA Passes:  $1.00 per day
  • Laptops: $10.00 per hour
  • Book Discussion Kits: $2.00 per day

After $5.00 or 30 days of having fines, the system will block your account until the fines are cleared.  You can pay fines in person at the library, mailing your fine payment to the library, or online through your account.

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