Anyone who is a resident or property owner in Niagara, Orleans or Genesee County (Nioga Library System) is eligible for a free library card. Special arrangements for short-term borrower's cards may be made for students at Niagara University and selected other non-resident visitors. Inquire at the Circulation Desk. Patrons must have their library card with them to borrow items from the library. The replacement cost for a lost card is $1.00.
How to apply for a card:
Adult Cards (age 13 and over)
Children's Cards (age 5 – 12)
LOAN PERIODS AND LIMITS
How many items may I borrow?
How long can I keep the items?
Number of times items may be renewed:
To renew, patrons can:
Adult items are assessed a fine of $.10 per item, per day up to a maximum of $5.00 per item.
Children's items are assessed a fine of $.02 per item, per day up to a maximum of $5.00 per item.
Books on CD & Books on Tape are assessed a fine of $.10 per item, per day up to a maximum of $5 per item.
CDs are assessed a fine of $.10 per item, per day up to a $10.00 maximum per item.
DVDs, VHS tapes and video games are assessed a fine of $1.00 per item per day up to a maximum of $10.00 per item.
Borrowers are not allowed to check out items or use library computers if there is a lost item on their record, or if unpaid fines total more than $5.00.
RESERVING AN ITEM (PLACING A HOLD)
You may request to have materials held or sent from another library by:
Adopted date: 8/27/14