Loan Periods & Fines

VALLEY REGIONAL LIBRARY POLICIES

LENDING LIMITS

6 Books or magazines per member at one time

1 Video/DVD or Audio Cassette per member at one time.

 

LENDING PERIODS

Books and Magazines -3 weeks

Video and Audio Cassettes /CDs-1 week

Inter-Library Loan –as indicated by lending library

 

RENEWALS

Renewal can be made by phone, email or in person. If an item is not renewed it is considered overdue.

*NO renewals when there is a reserve (person waiting) for the item.

 

FINES

Overdue fines are charged for the days the library is open and the item(s) is not returned.

10 cents per day book/magazine

1$ per day per video/audio,CDs/DVDs

Patrons with fines over $10 cannot borrow until part or all of the fine has been paid.

 

LOST MATERIAL

Members must pay for lost or damaged material. Replacement value is charged for newer items or:

Paperback- $10

Hardcover- $25

Video, Audio, DVD- $20

ILL- $20 or assessed by lending library

 

INTERLIBRARY LOANS

ILL is available to all members for material not in our collection. Check our material first. Limits may be imposed on the number of items on request at one time.

 

NON-RESIDENTS

Patrons wishing to obtain memberships and not living in, or owning property in either the Town of Morris or the R.M. of Morris are required to pay Annual Membership fees as follows:

(a) Family memberships          – $30 per year

(b) Individual memberships    – $10 per year