Borrowing

COVID-19 Notice

All returned items will be quarantined and remain on your account
for at least 4 days before being checked in

There will be no overdue charges due to quarantine days
We backdate all check-ins to the day they were returned

Loans & Renewals

Note loan times may be different for materials borrowed from libraries other than MCL

Loans

Books, audiobooks, magazines: 3 weeks / 2 renewals

CDs, DVDs, Blu-Rays: 1 week / 2 renewals

Video games: 1 week / 2 renewals

There are no limits on the number of items you can borrow at one time,
but please remember that you are responsible for all overdue fines

Renewals

Renewals add the same amount of time as the original loan,
starting from when the renewal took place

How to renew an item

log into the TRACpac website

HERE

and renew items in your account

OR

call the library during operating hours and request a renewal

An item can only be renewed if it has not been requested elsewhere
We cannot guarantee that you will be able to renew an item

Fines & Fees

Overdue Charges

Note overdue fines may be different for materials libraries other than MCL material.

All items: 25¢ per item per day

Incurring $10.00 or more in fines on your library card will block your library account from being used. To keep your library card active, you may pay down a portion of your fine to under $10.00, but you will need to pay the rest of the balance before you renew your membership for another year.

Overdue fines must be paid in person at the library during normal operating hours. The library accepts cash, debit, Visa, or Mastercard.

Damaged Item Charges

  • If an item is severely damaged while on your library account,
    you will be charged for the replacement cost of the item
  • Library staff will check for damage before checking out an item to you,
    but please check yourself before taking the item home
  • Inform library staff if you notice anything out of order
  • Library staff cannot accept replacements, even if identical,
    without first having the replacement approved
  • Please inform library staff if you have damaged an item
    and we will work with you to find an appropriate solution