Frequently Asked Questions
Where are the library branches and when are they open?
Do you have computer printers, photocopiers and fax machines?
Is meeting room space available?
Can I use computers and the internet at the library?
Do you have programs or classes?
Do you provide test proctoring services?
Borrowing Library Materials
How do I get a library card?
How do I change my PIN number?
What if I lose my library card?
How do I renew books and other materials?
Where do I return the items I have borrowed?
How much is the overdue charge for . . . ?
How long can I check this out for?
How do I place a book on hold?
Is there a limit on the number of holds I can place through the catalog?
How will I know when the hold is available for pickup?
How soon do I need to pick up an available hold?
What if I want to borrow something that the library does not own?
Can my child get a library card?
Yes! Applicants under 18 need a parent or guardian willing to assume responsibility for the proper use of their library card and payment of any fines or fees. Parent must be present with photo I.D. and proof of current address. A parent or guardian must be present when the card is issued.
- Signature of parent or guardian
- Proof of current address like a driver's license or cancelled mail of parent/guardian
When and where are storytimes?
Contributing to the Library
I love my library! How else can I help?
Can I volunteer at the library?
I'm a teen, and I need to earn Community Service hours for school. Can I volunteer at the library?
Can I donate books or other materials to the library?
We accept donations of books in good condition.
Each library reserves the right to use donated materials at its sole discretion, such as adding them to library collections, contribution to book sales supporting the Friends of the Library, or use in library programs. Large quantities of donated materials may not be accepted.Sometimes the library will sponsor book drives or other donation drives to benefit the community. Please check the Program Guide or our News & Events page for information on donation drives held at the library.