December Finance & Facilities Committee Meeting

The TADL Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled Finance & Facilities Committee Meeting, with a possible Special Meeting of the board since a quorum may be in attendance, for the purpose of facility updates, insurance carrier selection, and the 2022 budget amendment. Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 4 pm, McGuire Community Room

Lending Periods and Fines

Format Loan Period Item Type Limit Renewals Can be placed on hold? Daily Fines Maximum Fines Per Item
Regular Collection: (includes everything not listed below) 4 weeks Up to 4 Yes None Replacement value
Special Materials:
Entertainment DVDs 1 week Up to 4 Yes None Replacement value
TV Series with more than 5 hours of run time 2 weeks Up to 4 Yes None Replacement value
TV Series with less than 5 hours of run time 1 week Up to 4 Yes None Replacement value
Magazines published during current year 2 weeks None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Hot Books 2 weeks None No $1.00 $10.00
Hot DVDs 4 days 7 None Yes $1.00 $10.00
Hot CDs and Video Games 1 week 7 None Yes $1.00 $10.00
Puppets 4 weeks None No None Replacement value
Storytime Kits & STEM Kits 2 weeks 2 None Yes None Replacement value
Book Club Kits 6 weeks None Yes $1.00 $10.00
Lending Equipment & Library of Things 1 week 4 Up to 4 Yes $5.00 Replacement value
Presentation Equipment (Reservation Only) 1 day 3 None No $10.00 Replacement value
Board Games 2 weeks None Yes None Replacement value
Cloth Borrower Bags 4 weeks Up to 4 No None Replacement value
MeL & Interlibrary Loan Materials:
All materials 4 weeks Up to 4 None Replacement value
Regular Collection, Juvenile and Young Adult Materials have no daily overdue fines. Charges for lost or damaged items, returned check fees, or collection agency fees are the responsibility of the library cardholder.
  • Limit of 40 total items can be checked out on one account at any time.
  • Items will be automatically renewed up to 4 times unless the item is on hold for another patron.
  • Renewals are not allowed if an item is on hold for other patrons. Fines remain if a renewal is late.
  • Holiday materials are placed in "Hot" status during season.
  • Maximum fine shall not exceed the cost of item.
  • Loans, fines and limits are uniform at all Traverse Area District Library locations.
  • If you accidentally lose or damage an item, please do not buy a replacement copy. In general, the library needs the cost of the item to be paid and does not accept replacement copies in lieu of payment. If you have any questions, please contact the owning library.
  • Lending equipment/Library of Things includes but is not limited to:
    • Telescopes
    • AV Equipment
    • Musical Equipment
    • Science Equipment
    • Wi-Fi Hotspots
    • Laptops
    • Household items
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