Loan Periods, Fines and Fees

For our complete policy on loan periods, fines, and lost or damaged items, please see our Circulation Policy on our Library Policies page.

Item:Loan Period*:Renewal Limit:Overdue Fine:
Books, CDs,
Audiobooks, Magazines
3 weeks2 times$0.10 per day
DVDs1 week 2 times$1.00 per day
TV Series3 weeks 2 times$1.00 per day
Puzzles3 weeks 2 times $0.10 per day

*Please note: These loan periods apply to Arcola Library items only. Loan periods for items borrowed from other libraries are set by those libraries.

Renewing Materials:

Most items can be renewed up to 2 times, unless another patron has requested the item. You can renew items by:

  • Accessing your online account. (Please note: Your password is the last four digits of your phone number unless you have changed it.)
  • Calling the Library at (217) 268-4477
  • Visiting the Library