Loan Periods, Renewals & Fine/Fee Information

Loan Periods (revised 11-12)

Library Item

Loan Period

Renewal Limit

Limit
(per card)

Fine 
(per day)*

Regular Books

3 weeks

2 renewals

No limit

$0.10

“Hot” Books (fiction bestsellers)

1 week

No renewals/
no holds

No limit

$0.50

Magazines

1 week

2 renewals

No limit

$0.10

DVDs - not new fiction
1 week
2 renewals
No limit
$0.50

DVDs - new fiction

1 week

No renewals

Limit of 7

$0.50

DVDs - non-fiction

1 week

2 renewals

No limit

$0.50

DVDs – TV series


2 weeks

 

1 renewal

Limit of 7

$0.50

“Hot” DVDs

3 days

No renewals/
no holds

2

$0.50

Blu-ray DVDs

1 week

No renewals

2

$0.50

New CDs

1 week

2 renewals

10

$0.10

Non-new CDs

1 week

2 renewals

10

$0.10

Video games (MPLD
cardholders only)

1 week

No renewals

2

$0.50

Playaways (MPLD cardholders only)
3 weeks
2 renewals
2
$0.10

CD-ROMs & DVD ROMs

3 weeks

2 renewals

No limit

$0.50

Audio Books, Kits

3 weeks

2 renewals

No limit

$0.10

eReaders
3 weeks

no renewals/holds allowed

1
$1.00

*Maximum overdue fine: replacement cost of item                                               

Renewals

Renewals may be done in person, over the phone (847) 590-8706  or through the library's online catalog. Click on "My MPLD," then "Checked Out" to see what you currently have checked out.


Replacement & miscellaneous fees

Lost/damaged item: cost of item +$5 processing fee.
Please contact Circulation at 815-385-0036 for current fees for replacement items (cases, notes, etc.)