Library Policies

Fines For Overdue Materials:

Books/DVDs/Audiobooks:  none
Nook e-readers:  $1 per day

Fines For Lost or Damaged Materials: 

Original cost plus library processing materials & labor.

 

The library does not charge fines for most borrowed items. However, you are responsible for any loss of or damage to library property. Your account may be blocked if outstanding items are not paid or returned. You are responsible for items on your child’s account. Late e-readers will be remotely disabled. The library offers email and telephone reminders after 7 & 14 days from the due date. Written notices are sent at 45 days. After 45 days, accounts owing $25 or more may be referred to Unique Management Services, a collections agency. If your account is not settled in 120 days, you may be credit reported. You will be assessed any incurred charges such as fees or postage.

Keep your account current by logging on through our webpage portal using your library card number and the phone number we have on file.

THERE IS NO FOOD, DRINK, SMOKING (INCLUDING E-CIGARETTES), OR CELL/INTERNET PHONE USE IN THE LIBRARY.  PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY, AS THESE POLICIES ARE NOT NEGOTIABLE.

APL_LibraryPolicies Jan 2013