New books may be
borrowed for two weeks. There is a limit of 4 new fiction and 4
new nonfiction books per card. Books, magazines, audios, and cds
may be borrowed for three weeks. New DVDs are limited to 3 per
card and may only be checked out for ONE WEEK. Other DVDs may be
borrowed for two weeks and there is no per card limit. Museum
passes may be borrowed for two days. There is a limit of 1 pass
per family at a time.
Interlibrary loan (or
ILL) is a free service provided to all Connecticut library patrons
and allows a user in good standing to borrow materials from
participating libraries throughout the state.
New books may only be
renewed once for two weeks.
Books, magazines, audios and cds
may be renewed once for three weeks. Renewals will not be allowed
if there is a hold on the book.
Renewals may be made by phone,
in person, or online.
No renewals are allowed on any DVDs or
Interlibrary loan materials
renewal is dependent on the owner library.
To access AgentVerso
and renew items, click here.
Holds may be placed
on items that are currently out in circulation. You may request a
hold via the phone, email, our LION system, or in person at
either the main desk or children's department.
There will be a
charge of ten cents per day for overdue books, audios, cds and
magazines in both the adult and children's department. There is a
maximum fine of three dollars each for books, magazines, audios, and CDs.
DVDs, museum passes,
and interlibrary loans will incur a one dollar fine per day.
is a maximum fine of five dollars each for DVDs, museum passes, and
Library cards will be blocked if fines exceed five dollars. Payment may be made by cash or check.
Payment for the item must be made in full by cash or check only. If the item is an Interlibary loan item, the replacement cost and method of payment will be determined by the owning library.
Blocks on Card
Library cards may be
blocked and unable to use by the patron due to outstanding fines,
overdues, lost items and/or expired cards. Items to be checked out
will be held for three days to allow the patron time to settle the
Vacation loans are
available on selected items.