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Borrowing Materials

The library offers books, audiobooks on CD, DVD/BluRay movies, music CDs, and videogames for loan. You can borrow items at your local branch. If an item is checked out or unavailable at your local branch, you can place a request for the item to be delivered. You can also borrow materials for your eReader/Tablet/SmartPhone through our eLibrary

. Loan periods and renewal limits on specific items are below:

Loan Periods, Renewal Limits
  • Books - 3 weeks, 3 renewals
  • Reading Express books/tapes - 2 weeks, no renewals
  • DVD/BluRay, feature film - 3 days, 1 renewal
  • DVD/BluRay TV series, instructional, anime and juvenile - 1 week, 1 renewal
  • Audio books - 3 weeks, 3 renewals
  • Music CD's - 3 weeks, 3 renewals
  • Videogames - 1 week, 1 renewal
Item Limits

Each card holder can borrow up to 50 total items per library card. Specific item limits are as follows:

  • Nonfiction Books - 3 Adult/2 Juvenille of the same subject category per card
  • Reading Express - 2 books, 2 audiobooks per card
  • DVD/BluRay all - 6 per card
  • Anime DVD/BluRay - 2 per card
  • Audio books - 8 per card
  • Music CD's - 4 per card
  • Videogames - 1 per card
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