Carter County Public Library
Patron Information
Patron Application
Do you have a library card?  Would you like to use the library services on your next visit?  If so, please complete the Patron Application and bring it with you on your next visit!
Check Out Procedures

The maximum number of items that can be checked out at one time on one account is 10. (DVDs are limited to being only 5 of those 10).


When you check out a book, you may keep it for 14 days. A fine of ten cents ($0.10) per book per day accrues if overdue.


DVDs may be kept for 7 days. A fine of one dollar ($1.00) per DVD per day accrues if overdue.


Books and DVDS/may be renewed over the phone or in person only once. Anything on reserve may not be renewed.


Beginning 1/1/2013, no more than 2 (two) items from any series or collection, including DVDs, can be checked out, i.e. Hunger Games, Dr. Seuss, Saw movies. Family accounts will be monitored to insure compliance.


A maximum fine of $20.00 on any one account for overdue items, if returned undamaged, is effective 1/1/2013, but must be paid down to a minimum of $10.00 for continued use.


Books or other items that are 30 days or more overdue, without renewal are automatically flagged as LOST and your account charged for replacement of items. The account is locked until the fees have been settled. The $20 maximum fine does not apply to lost items.


Books or other items that are returned damaged will be assessed a replacement cost. The account is locked until fees have been settled. The $20 maximum fine does not apply to damaged items.


Only the account holder can use their account, beginning 1/1/2013, patrons will need to present their Carter County Public Library card or photo I.D. upon checking out.



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