Checkout Limits

Renewals

The library building is currently closed. If you need to renew an item, please don't bring it to the library. Call us at 815-485-2605 to renew over the phone, or renew in your online account. So easy!

Fines

New Lenox Library's COVID-19 fine-free response for overdue items during the Spring and Summer ended on Friday, August 7. Overdue items will now accrue fines. Overdue charges do not include lost or damaged items.

Books & Periodicals

Material Loan Period Renewable Holds Vacation Loan Overdue Charges/Day Maximum Overdue Charge
New Books 2 weeks Yes, once No No $0.25 $10.00
Browse Books 2 weeks No No No $0.25 $10.00
All Other Books 2 weeks Yes, twice Yes Yes $0.25 $10.00
Magazines 2 weeks Yes, twice Yes Yes $0.25 $10.00
Audiobooks 2 weeks Yes, twice Yes Yes $0.25 $10.00
Playaways 2 weeks Yes, twice Yes Yes $0.25 $10.00

eBooks, eAudiobooks & eMagazines

Our eBook and eAudiobook checkouts vary for each provider. We try to keep this list as up-to-date as we can, but can’t guarantee it’s correct. Please note your due dates when you check out a digital item.

Material Loan Period Renewable Holds Vacation Loan Overdue Charges/Day Maximum Overdue Charge
Axis 360 1–14 days Yes, if no holds Yes No None, auto return No fines
Biblioboard Always accessible No due date No fines No fines
Overdrive 21 days Yes, if no holds Yes No None, auto return No fines
RBdigital Always accessible No due date No fines No fines
Tumblebooks Always accessible No due date No fines No fines
TrueFlix Always accessible No due date No fines No fines

Restrictions

  • Overdrive & Axis 360 have a limit of 5 items checked out at a time.

Movies, Television Shows & Music

Material Loan Period Renewable Holds Vacation Loan Overdue Charges/Day Maximum Overdue Charge
New DVDs 7 days No No No $1.00 $10.00
DVDs 7 days Yes, once Yes No $1.00 $10.00
New CDs 2 weeks Yes, twice Yes Yes $0.25 $10.00
CDs 2 weeks Yes, twice Yes Yes $0.25 $10.00

Restrictions

  • New DVDs have a limit of 3 items checked out at a time.
  • DVDs have a limit of 10 items total checked out at a time.

Tech2Go Collection

Find out more about our Tech2Go Basics and Tech2Go DML Collection.

Material Loan Period Renewable Holds Vacation Loan Overdue Charges/Day Maximum Overdue Charge
Walkman CD Players 7 days 1 Week No No $1.00 $10.00
Tabletop CD Player 7 days 1 Week No No $1.00 $10.00
WiFi Hotspots 7 days No No No $1.00 $10.00
Canon Vixia HF G20 Camcorder 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Canon Vixia HF R10 Camcorder 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Canon Rebel T6i DSLR Camera Kit 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Canon Rebel T3i DSLR Camera Kit 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Tripod 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Ravelli Tripod Dolly 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Blue Yeti Tabletop Microphone 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Handheld Audio Recording Kit 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
Video to Disc/SD Kit 7 days No No No $5.00 $10.00
DML Hard Drive 7 days No No No $1.00 $10.00
DML Flash Drive 7 days No No No $1.00 $10.00

Restrictions

  • Items must be checked in and out by staff; do not leave items in the book drop. Items in the Tech2Go DML Collection are for card holders who have completed the Digital Media Lab Orientation only.