Loan Limits and Fine Rates
Fines are charged for all items returned to the building after closing on the due date and for each day thereafter that the Library is open. Fines are charged for all items returned to the Remote Book Drops after 1:00 p.m. on the due date and for each day thereafter that the Library is open. There is no grace period.
|Adult & Young Adult Materials||Limit*||Loan Period||Overdue Fines|
|Books, Audiobooks, Nonfiction DVD, Music CD||None||3 Weeks||$.25/day|
|Books - Fiction & Nonfiction Express||None||2 Weeks||$.25/day|
|Movie & Entertainment TV DVDs||None||1 Week||$.25/day|
|DVD Express||2||2 Days||$1.00/day|
|Video Games||2**||1 Week||$.25/day|
|Holiday CDs (at holiday time)||None||1 Week||$.25/day|
|Book Club Kits||1||6 Weeks||$.25/day|
|Children's Materials||Limit*||Loan Period||Overdue Fines|
|Books, Audiobooks, Books with Discs, Toys, Storytime Kits||None||3 Weeks||$.25/day|
|Holiday Books (at holiday time)||None||1 Week||$.25/day|
|Children's Video Games||2**||1 Week||$.25/day|
|Circulating Equipment & Games||Limit*||Loan Period||Overdue Fines|
|Audio Player||1||3 Weeks||$1.00/day|
|DVD Player and Bloggie Video Camera||1||1 Week||$1.00/day|
|Games: Giant Chess & Checkers||1||1 Day||$1.00/day|
* Limit Definition: The number of items in a particular collection that may be checked out to one person. A borrower may not present multiple cards to increase the number of items he or she is allowed to take.
** Limit of 2 video games per person: adult and children's video games are combined in the limit total.
Overall limit for checked-out items per person is 75.
The maximum fine for most materials is the fine times a maximum of 30 days, or $10, whichever is less.
Borrowing privileges are suspended whenever unpaid fines or other charges total $10.00 or more. Fines of $10.00 or more must be paid before borrowers may check out materials. You can pay your fines online 24-hours a day with a Visa, Master Card or Discover. Just login to your account, click on your fine balance, and then select the button labeled "Pay Online."