Loan Policies and Schedules

Patrons must present their own valid library card for all transactions.

Please note: Items patrons request may be loaned from other libraries. Loan periods and overdue fines are determined by the library of ownership and may be different from PRPL policies.

Adult Materials

Express/Fast Books-- 2 week loan
Books -- 4 week loan
Audiobooks -- 4 week loan (Limit 3)
Music CDs– 2 week loan (Limit 5)
Great Courses Lecture DVDs/CDs– 4 week loan (Limit 3)
Magazines – 2 week loan
Late fees are 10 cents/day per item
 
Museum Passes – 3 day loan (Limit 2)
Adult PRPL cardholders only
Late fees are $10.00/day, max. $50 (each pass)

Children's Materials

Books -- 4 week loan
Holiday Books – 2 week loan
Audiobooks -- 4 week loan (Limit 3)
Music CDs– 2 week loan (Limit 5)
Magazines – 2 week loan
Late fees are 5 cents/day per item

CD ROM Software – 2 week loan (Limit 3)
Late fees are $1.00/day each software package

Video Materials

New DVDs – 3 day loan (Limit 3 per category)
DVDs -- 7 day loan (Limit 5 TOTAL, not by category)
New TV Series/Select Info DVDs – 7 day loan (Limit 3)
TV Series/Select Info  - 14 day loan (Limit 3)
Late fees are $1.00/day each DVD

Video Games
- 3 day loan (Limit 1 per PRPL cardholder)
Late fees are $1.00/day
 
No Renewals
     Children's Holiday Book
     Music CDs
     CD-ROM Software
     Magazines
     New DVDs
     Graphic Novels
     Museum Passes
     Video Games
 
Lost Materials Fees
     Books: Replacement cost
     Audio-visual Materials: Replacement costs plus $5.00 processing fee
     Library cards: $3.00 replacement fee
     Museum Pass $50.00
 
The Pearl River Public Library accepts no responsibility for possible damage to your equipment.