Borrow Library Materials

A valid library card from your town of residence is required to borrow materials.

  • Books, magazines (newest copies do not circulate) and audio books are checked out for two weeks. A $.10 per day/per item late charge is applied daily, seven days a week. CD’s can be borrowed for two weeks,
  • DVD’s are checked out for three days with a $2.00 per day late charge applied daily, seven days a week. There is a limit of 4 DVD’s per family. Patrons must return DVD’s to the Douglas Library only, we have a special AV slot on the front of the building if the library is closed.
  • Patrons may check out passes to are museums and parks. Late fee for passes are 10.00 per day.

Patrons may not check out any materials if they have a fine balance of $5.00 or more. The above loan periods and fines apply to all patrons of the Douglas Library.

Interlibrary Loans

If you would like a book or magazine, which the Douglas Library does not have in its collection, or which is currently unavailable, we will do an Interlibrary Loan. For more details, please ask at the service desks on either floor.