Library Policies

General Patrons

LIBRARY CARD

 $10.00 per year.

CHECKOUT PERIOD

21 days.

RENEWAL PERIOD

21 days; may be renewed twice if no one is waiting for the book to be returned.

CHECKOUT LIMITS  

A total of 3 books may be checked out.

OVERDUE FINES

$.25 per day per book.

UNRETURNED BOOKS

You will be billed for replacement of item(s), plus $10 processing fee per item.

COPIER

Ask at the circulation desk.  Copies are $.10 per page.

INTERLIBRARY LOANS

Requested items (books or articles) will be available in 1 - 2 weeks.  A staff person will help you make the request. There is a $4.00 fee per interlibrary loan request..

COMPUTERS

Four computers are designated for general patron use; the staff will log you on.  You must have a valid library card to use a computer.Individual members of a family must purchase their own cards if they wish to use a computer.  There is a 1hour-per-day limit on computer use for general patrons; this applies even if all four computers are not in use.

SUPPORT 

The library staff is available to provide limited technical and research support for general patrons, as time allows.

 

The library staff reserves the right to refuse service to any general patron.  Reasons may include, but are not limited to:  disruptive behavior; offensive language; and accessing of websites that are of a violent or sexually-suggestive nature.