Item Loan Period Renewals New Books 21 days No renewals New Audiobooks 21 days No renewals New DVDs 7 days No renewals New Video Games 21 days No renewals New CDs 21 days No renewals New Periodicals 7 days No renewals Books 21 days 2 renewals for items without holds Audiobooks 21 days 2 renewals for items without holds DVDs 21 days 2 renewals for items without holds Video Games 21 days, Limit 2 per patron 2 renewals for items without holds CDs 21 days 2 renewals for items without holds Board Games & Puzzles 21 days 2 renewals for items without holds Library of Wonderful Things 7 days, Limit 2 per household, Hotspots 1 per household No renewals Kindle Paperwhites 21 days, Limit 1 per patron No renewals Kits 21 days, Limit 1 per patron No renewals Launch Pads 21 days, Limit 1 per patron No renewals Back Issues of Periodicals 21 days 2 renewals for items without holds InterLibrary Loan (ILLs) Determined by loaning library Contact us 7 days before due date to request
Eligible items are set to automatically renew three days from the due date and can be renewed twice. (This applies to items checked out starting July 1, 2023.)
AN AUTO-RENEWAL WILL BE DECLINED IF:
- Renewal limits have been met
- There are any holds on the item
- The items are e-media resources (LIBBY, AXIS 360, HOOPLA)
- The item is on interlibrary loan
- The account is blocked
Patrons with a valid email will receive an email that will list any items that were declined. There are no notifications for patrons without a valid email. Items will start accruing fines after the due date.
ITEMS NOT ELIGIBLE FOR AUTO-RENEWAL:
- NEW items (books, CD’s, DVD’s, audiobooks, video games & magazines)
- Items from the Library of Wonderful Things
During open hours materials may be returned to the library at the circulation desk or at the drop boxes in the front entry. Materials may be returned at any time at the drive up drop boxes located at the rear of the library.
The Sugar Grove Public Library charges fees to patrons for items returned past their due date. It is the responsibility of patrons to keep track of due dates and return items on time. We recommend patrons keep their item receipts or log into their online accounts to check when items are due. Patrons who choose to receive library notices via email or text message will receive courtesy notices two days before items are due. Overdue notices are not sent out for overdue items until 7 days after they are due.
Video games and Kindles: $1.00 per day
Rokus and Wi-fi Hotspots: $5.00 per day
All other Library of Wonderful Things items: $2.00 per day
All other items: $0.20 per day
Lost Material Fee: Replacement price of the item, as determined by the Library.
Reparable Damage to Item: $4.00
Lost Item Barcode or Security Tag: $1.00
Lost Library Card: $1.00 replacement fee
Inter-Library Loan Fee:$3.00 postage fee for some materials.
Photocopies and Prints: Black & White $0.10 per page, Color $0.50 per page
Faxes: $1.00 per page
Reciprocal Borrowing Cards: Free to cardholders in good standing who belong to libraries supported by taxes.