Loan Policies

 

Loan Periods

 

  • • Books, magazines, books on tape, books on CD, and music CDs circulate for three (3) weeks.
  • • DVDs of feature films and children's DVDs circulate for three (3) days.
  • • Documentary DVDs, Series DVDs and all videos circulate for one (1) week.
  • • Reference books and current issues of magazines do not circulate.
  • • Teachers can arrange to borrow materials for up to six (6) weeks.

 

Renewals

 

  • • Materials may be renewed two times or until a hold is placed on an item.
  • • Items may be renewed in person, by phone by calling 594-5001, or online.
  • • Each time an item is renewed it is renewed for a full loan period beginning on the date the item is renewed.
  • • Depending on the lending library's policies, an interlibrary loan may be renewed by calling the Reference Desk at 594-5003.
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Overdue Fines

 

  • • Fines for adult overdue books, magazines, audio books, and music CDs are $.20 a day, to a maximum of $15.00, or the price of item, whichever is less.
  • • Fines for adult videos and DVDs are $2.00 a day, to a maximum of $14.00, or the price of item, whichever is less.
  • • Fines for children's overdue books, magazines,audio books, and music CDs are $.10 a day, to a maximum of $5.00 or the price of item, whichever is less.
  • • Fines for children's videos and DVDs are $1.00 a day, to a maximum of $14.00, or the price of item, whichever is less.
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Returning Materials

 

  • • All library materials can be returned to the Circulation Desk during Library hours, or put in one of the two book drops outside. These drops are emptied three times a day. Materials returned in the book drops after hours on their due date are checked in as being on time.