Visitors must be 18 years or older. Must purchase a yearly library card for $50.00. Cards are purchased at the 1st floor circulation desk. Photo identification must be presented at time of purchase.

You can borrow from us...

  • Local materials (max number 20) and media
  • Leisure Reading materials
  • OhioLINK materials (max number 5) and media
  • Materials and media from other libraries

....and you can keep them longer. Renew library materials by accessing your library record and following the on-screen directions. You may also renew in person at the 1st floor circulation desk or by phone ( 229-4234). Renewals will be blocked if there are holds or other requests for the item.

But you have to bring it back

Loan Period Renewals Fines
Local materials 21 days 4 15 cents per day
Local media 7 days 1 50 cents per day
Leisure Reading materials 21 days 1 15 cents per day
OhioLINK materials 21 days 4 50 cents per day
OhioLINK media Varies No 50 cents per day
Reserve materials Varies No 50 cents per hour for hourly loans, 50 cents per day for daily/weekly loans

Interlibrary loan (also know as ILL): a service that obtains materials from other libraries, is not available.

Some items are so special, you'll have to stay a while to view them

  • Reference materials
  • Journals

What you want is checked out?

You can request an item by placing a hold.  We'll let you know when it comes back.  Maximum number of holds: 5

Not all of our inventory is on our shelves

Some of our items are in remote storage so you may have to wait up to 4 days for retrieval.  Please check at first floor Circulation Desk for more details.