Loan Periods

Materials Loan Period Overdue Fee Limit***
Books 3 Weeks 20c/day 100**
"Lucky" Books 1 Week (no renewals) 20c/day 1
Children’s Holiday Books 1 Week (no renewals) 20c/day 10
Books on CD* 3 Weeks 20c/day 100**
Book Club Kits 4 Weeks 20c/day 100**
Music CDs* 1 Week 20c/day 20
DVDs* - Feature Films 1 Week $1.00/day 10
DVDs* - Television Series 2 Weeks $1.00/day 10
"New" DVDs* - Feature Films & TV Series 1 Week for $1.00 $1.00/day 3
DVDs* - Educational 3 Weeks 20c/day 10
New DVDs* - Educational 1 Week $1.00/day 10
Video Games* 1 Week 20c/day 3
Vertical File /Pamphlets/ Cliff's Notes 1 Week 20c/day 100**
Magazines 1 Week 20c/day 100**
Media Kits 1 Week 20c/day 100**

*The Livonia Public Library is not responsible for incidental damage to user's electronic devices incurred when using our discs/software.
**100 total items (books, cds, dvds, etc.)
***Limits shown in the table above apply to participating Library Network patrons.
Maximum number of holds: 25 (no holds may be placed on books in the Lucky Book or New DVD collections.
Maximum fine for overdue/lost/damaged materials: $15.00 If you owe the library more than $15.00, you will not be permitted to check out any items.
****If you are a card holder from a library that does not participate in The Library Network's shared circulation system, your account limits are as follows:
Maximum number of items: 10
Maximum number of holds: 3
Maximum fine for overdue/lost/damaged materials: $15.00
*****If you are a card holder from a library that is not a member of The Library Network or one of the above mentioned libraries and have a MiLibraryCard sticker on your card, your account limits are as follows:
Maximum number of items: 10
Holds and interlibrary loans are not allowed.
Maximum fine for overdue materials: $5.00
The library card holder is responsible for the cost of lost or damaged materials. The fine is set at retail price of the item in order to cover processing and replacement costs. The library does not accept replacement copies purchased by the card holder in lieu of payment.

Keeping up with the Library via Email

If you give us your email address* we'll send you:
1. Check out receipts (you can still get a paper receipt if you like)
2. Date due reminders a few days in advance
3. Holds available notifications
4. A reminder when your card is about to expire

Call the library at 734-466-2491 to have your email address added to your account by a staff member.

5. Subscribe separately to our monthly e-newsletter to keep up with what's happening in the library using the form above.

*Of course, we never sell your email address or spam you.