Library Policies

Library Card


Library cards are free and issued to all individuals. Parents must sign for children under the age of 18. Please contact the library when you change your address, name, email, or telephone number.

Loan Period


Materials may be checked out for 2 weeks. Current magazines may be checked out overnight. Current books are checked our for 5 days. Videos are checked out for 1 week.

Overdue Fines


Fines are $0.05 per day, excluding Sunday and holidays.

Lost Materials


You are responsible for loss or damage to all materials borrowed on your card. Charges will include the full price of lost items plus a $1.50 handling fee per item.

Reserves & Renewals


If we own a book you want, but someone else is reading it, we will reserve the book and notify you when it is available. Materials not on reserve may be renewed in person, by phone, or online. For information on how to access the online catalog, please call the Library at (785) 543-5325.