Checkout Limits

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
Overdrive 21 days Yes, if no holds Yes No None, auto return No fines
Axis 360 1–14 days Yes, if no holds Yes No None, auto return No fines
RBdigital Always accessible No due date No fines No fines
Zinio Forever 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

Technology

Material Loan Period Renewable Holds Vacation Loan Overdue Charges/Day Maximum Overdue Charge
eReaders 2 weeks Yes, once Yes No $1.00 $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

  • eReaders are available for New Lenox Cardholders only. Items must be checked in and out by staff.
  • Items labeled DML are for Digital Media Lab users only. Items must be checked in and out by Adult Services staff.