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How many items can I check out, and for how long? And what are the late fees?

FAQ: How many items can I check out, and for how long? And what are the late fees?

Answer:

Checkout limits and late fees are as follows:

Item Type Limit * Checkout Period Late Fees
Books (no limit) New: 14 days
Others: 28 days
10¢ / day
Audio Books (no limit) 28 days 10¢ / day
Music CDs 25 items 14 days 10¢ / day
DVD TV Series 6 items 14 days $1 / day
DVD Feature Films 6 items 7 days $1 / day
Magazines (no limit) 14 days 10¢ / day
Video Games 1 item 14 days $1 / day
Playaways 3 items 28 days $1 / day
Artwork 10 items 56 days $1 / day
Book Discussion Kits (no limit) 56 days 10¢ / day
Traveling Tales 1 item 14 days $1 / day
E-readers 1 device 14 days $1 / day
Laptops / Tablets 1 device 2 hours (in-house) $10 / hour
Interlibrary Loan 5 items / month (as noted) $1 / day

* The total number of items that you can have checked out simultaneously cannot exceed 100, except for temporary accounts, which are limited to five items.