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Bremen Public Library

Bremen Public Library

We link our community to the world; past, present and future.

Borrowing Policies

  • A patron must own a valid Bremen Public Library card in order to check materials out of the library.
  • Patrons must have their card with them to check out materials.
  • A patron is responsible for all transactions on his/her library card.
  • Loan periods and fines vary depending on the type of material. See the list below.
  • Overdue notices may be sent by telephone, e-mail or by U.S. postal service.
Books: No limit, except in subject area
Loan: 2 weeks, may be renewed 1 time unless on hold
Holds:  Allowed
Fine: 10 cents per day per item, maximum $5 per item
Magazines: limit 15 per patron
Loan: 2 weeks, may be renewed 1 time unless on hold
Holds:  Allowed
Fine: 10 cents per day per item, maximum $5 per item
Cassette Tapes: limit 10 per patron
Loan: 2 weeks, may be renewed 1 time unless on hold
Holds:  Allowed
Fine: 10 cents per day per item, maximum $5 per item
Compact Discs: limit 10 per patron
Loan: 2 weeks, may be renewed 1 time unless on hold
Holds:  Allowed
Fine: 10 cents per day per item, maximum $5 per item
Videos and DVDs: limit 4 items in this group per patron
Age: Patron must be 18 years or older to check out videos and/or DVDs
Loan: 2 days, may not be renewed
Items checked out on Friday and Saturday are due on Monday.
Holds:  Not allowed
Fine: $2.00 per day per item, holidays and Sundays included, maximum $10 per item
Art Prints: limit 4 per patron
Loan: 8 weeks, may not be renewed
Holds:  Allowed
Fine: 25 cents per day per item, maximum $5 per item
Kits: limit 10 per patron
Loan: 2 weeks, may be renewed 1 time unless on hold
Holds:  Allowed
Fine: 10 cents per day per item, maximum $5 per item