Borrowing & Fees

Non-Resident Reciprocal Borrowers have the same borrowing limits, except no holds, ebooks, or equipment/kits are allowed. 

Material Limit* Loan Period Renewals Holds Overdue Fines/Day
Books, Magazines, eReaders No Limit 21 days 3 Yes $.20
Popular Picks 5 14 days No No $1.00
New CDs No Limit 14 days 3 Yes $.20
CDs, Audiobooks, Playaways No Limit 21 days 3 Yes $.20
New Movies 10 14 days 3 Yes $1.00
Movies, Video Tablets No Limit 21 days 3 Yes $1.00
Video Games 5 14 days 3 Yes $1.00
Equipment and Kits 5 14 days 3 Yes $1.00

*Total check-outs per account: 300

Material Maximum Fine per Item
Print Material $5.00
Popular Picks $10.00
Movies $10.00
CDs/Audiobooks $5.00
Video Games $10.00
Equipment/Kits $10.00
Lost Items cost plus $5.00

 

Renew an Item

Need more time? Most items can be renewed for another loan period.

Ways to renew an item:

  1. Visit us in person
  2. Call us during open hours: 847-358-5881 ext.125
  3. Through your online account

Auto Renewals

Auto Renewal saves time, extends the loan period, and helps reduce fines. Eligible items checked-out automatically renew for an additional loan period.

An email remainder is sent two days before the due date. To provide or change your email add it under "Edit Account" when you are logged into My Account, or contact 847-358-5881 ext. 125.

 

Items that cannot be renewed:

Be aware and regularly check your online account.

 

Questions about Renewing an Item:

  • Visit us in person
  • Call us during open hours: 847-358-5881 ext.125

Pay Fines Online

  1. Log in to your account
  2. Click Pay Online
  3. Enter your credit card information
  4. Click Submit
  5. Click Submit again on the confirmation page. If you provide an email address, a receipt will be sent to you.

Fines are removed from your account automatically.