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Library Policies

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Library policies & procedures

Student Check-out:  Students visit the library every other week with their class.  Students keep their books for a two week loan period.  Students should return their books to the library on their scheduled library day.  Other check-out times may be available – check at the Circulation Desk. 

Circulation Limits:  3rd, 4th & 5th graders are allowed 2 books and 1 magazine.  2nd graders are allowed to check out 2 books.  And, 1st graders & Kindergarteners may check out 1 book. 

Responsibility:  Students are reminded that the books they get from the library are borrowed.  Books need to be returned in good condition and in a timely fashion.  There are two times when a student will need to pay for a book – when it is lost or when it is damaged beyond repair.  Payment for lost or damaged books will be handled in the library.  Please provide exact change.  We cannot accept checks or credit cards.  Students will not receive reports cards if library accounts are not cleared.  “Lost” library materials must be returned in a timely fashion to generate a refund.  A paid library fine becomes nonrefundable after 90 days from date “lost”.  

Parent Check-out:  Parents are encouraged to sign-up for a library parent account to conveniently check-out books for nightly reading.  Parents are allowed to check-out 5 books for a two week loan period.  Applications are available at the circulation desk or on the Welcome Wall outside the library.  Please ask at circulation desk for parent check-out times.