Loans & Fines

Item Type (Loan Period) Overdue fee
New Books (14-day)*** 20 cents/day
Books (3 weeks)*** 20 cents/day
Audio Books (3 weeks) 50 cents/day
CD-ROM software (3 weeks) 20 cents/day
Inter-Library Loan (3 weeks) 50 cents/day
Magazines (3 weeks) 20 cents/day
Music CDs (3 weeks) 20 cents/day
DVD & BlueRay (7-day, 3-day) $1/day

***Juvenile Materials (except videos) are a 3 week loan and overdue fine is 10 cents/day.

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Lost Items / Maximum Fine Unreturned (lost) items or items replaced while overdue on your account will be charged to you at replacement cost and not less than the maximum fine for the item. Please return overdue library books because the maximum fine for a returned book is $10.

Interlibrary Loan Service: We provide interlibrary loan service for those titles that we do not own. You can request books at our library that you find on the state-wide card catalogue. To request an interlibrary loan, come into the library and fill out a request form. Our interlibrary loan service can provide titles from libraries throughout the nation.