Loan Periods & Fines

Loan periods, restrictions and fines depend on the type of item you’re borrowing. Log in to your MyBPL account to see what items you have borrowed, when they’re due, and any fines you have on your account.

Item Type

Loan Period

Daily Overdue Fine

Maximum Overdue Fine

Adult and Junior Books

     Standard

3 weeks

$0.30

$6.00

     Interlibrary Loan

varies*

$0.60

$12.00

CD-ROMs, DVDs, & Blu-Rays (maximum 15 DVDs or Blu-Rays per card)

     Standard

1 week

$1

$10

     Interlibrary Loan

varies*

$2

$20

     TV Shows

3 weeks

$0.30

$10

Other Materials

Holiday Material

1 week

$0.30

$6

Storytime Kits (checkout is Saturday noon to Saturday noon)

1 week

$2

$20

Audiobooks

3 weeks

$0.30

$6

Music CDs

3 weeks

$0.30

$6

Musical Instruments (limit of 1 per card)

3 weeks

$2

$20

Games (limit of 3 per card)

1 week

$1

$10

Language Kits

3 weeks

$0.30

$6

Grab & Go Books

10 days

$2

$20

Grab & Go DVDs & Blu-Rays

4 days

$2

$20

Overnight Loans

Before library opens on following day

$2

$20

Musical Instruments**

3 weeks

$2

$10

 *  Loan periods for Interlibrary Loan items are determined by the lending library.
** If an instrument is returned damaged or not returned at all, a repair or replacement cost will be assessed.