Policies

Checkout Policies

Books/Audiobooks—2 weeks unless otherwise stated on book spine or audiobook box, unlimited number.

Music CDs—2 week checkout. There is no limit on the number that may be borrowed.

Videocassettes/DVDs—1 week checkout, limited to 10 per family. (Borrowers must be at least 18 years of age and present a valid adult library card in order to borrow a videocassete or DVD.)

Books/Audiobooks and CDs may be renewed twice if they are not on reserve, via phone or in person. Videos can be renewed once.

RETURN IT ON TIME…IT WON’T COST A DIME!

Late fees are charged for materials that are not returned to the library by the due date.

Fines

Children’s Books, Music and Audiobooks—$.20/day up to $3.00

Adult Books, Young Adult Books and Audiobooks—$.30/day up to $5.00

Adult Music CDs—$.30/day up to $5.00

Videocassettes/DVDs—$1.00/day up to $5.00

An after hours book return is located to the right (when entering) of the main entrance. Fines are not charged if the materials are returned to the book return before 9 AM on the day after the due date.

Library materials may be returned to any public library in Lancaster County.

Library materials may be renewed by phone during library hours (626-2255) or online 24/7.

Patrons who provide their email address will receive courtesy reminders a day or two before materials are due.