Circulation Services

Check Your Library Account & Renew Items
(Your PIN is the final four digits of your phone number)
Due to System Maintenance, the e-library catalog is not available from 1am to 4am.



LOAN PERIODS AND ITEM LIMITS - NUMBER OF ITEMS THAT CAN BE BORROWED VARY BY MATERIAL TYPE. THEY ARE:

Loan Period* Material Type Maximum Number
07 Days Magazines 6
07 Days DVDs 6
21 Days Books** *
21 Days Video Cassettes 6
21 Days Audio Cassettes 6
21 Days Records 6
21 Days Cassette Book Bags 6
21 Days Talking Books 6
21 Days Comic Books 6
21 Days Compact Discs (CDS) 6
Varies Audio-Visual Equipment As Determined
By Library
Administration

*Books borrowed on Interlibrary Loan are due the date indicated by the lending library.

** No maximum on the number of books. However, the cumulative value of the books checked out may not exceed the parameters as set forth in the library Circulation System.

RESERVES

When an item you have reserved is ready for you, we will call you or we will send a printed notice by postal mail and you will have seven [7] days to pick up the item. If you request us to activate your E-Mail account, we can notify you immediately by E-Mail notice and you have seven [7] days to pick up the item. Maximum number of items reserved is twenty-five [25].

MEDIA EQUIPMENT

Available by loan for use in one of the library's meeting rooms.

RENEWALS

Library materials may be renewed twice, except for Interlibrary Loans & items on reserve for someone else, which may not be renewed. Materials may be renewed by phone or online if not overdue or on reserve.

RETURNING LIBRARY MATERIALS

Library materials may be returned to any Leon County Public Library Facility. Outdoor book drops are also available for your convenience.


FINES, PER DAY & MAXIMUMS

Item Fine Per Day Maximum Fine
Adult $0.10 $3.00
Audiocassettes $0.10 $3.00
CD-ROMS $0.10 $3.00
Children's Books $0.10 $1.00
Compact Discs $0.10 $3.00
DVDs $1.00 $10.00
Magazines $0.10 $1.00
Videocassettes $0.10 $3.00
Young Adult Books $0.10 $1.00

FINES, LOST & DAMAGED MATERIALS

Include the replacement cost of each item plus a processing fee.

Item Processing Charge
Cataloged Paperback $2.00
Uncataloged Paperback $1.00
Magazine $1.00
Hardback Book Or Non-Print Item $5.00

SERVICE CHARGES

Replacement of a lost Adult Library Card: $2.00
Replacement of a lost Children's Library Card: $0.50

LIBRARY CARD SERVICES