Loan Periods (OhioLINK/SearchOhio)

OhioLINK Materials

Regular Items

Students and staff: Three weeks with up to a maximum of 6 renewals. Renewals not permitted if the item is requested by borrower at the library that provided the item.

Faculty: Six weeks with up to a maximum of 6 renewals. Renewals not permitted if the item is requested by borrower at the library that provided the item.

Media Items

1 week (maximum of 3 renewals)

OhioLINK items should be returned to the bookdrop inside or outside the library from which they were borrowed.

OhioLINK Overdue Fines / Replacement Costs

      Fines for OhioLINK materials are set by a coordinating committee of the members' librarians.
  • Overdue OhioLINK item fines are $0.50/day.
  • Returning an item that is more than 30 days overdue will incur a $50 fine.
  • After 30 days, patrons will be billed for $125.00 is replacement costs. If the book is returned after the replacement bill has been issued, the patron will still owe $50.

REMINDER: Patrons are responsible for all items on their account. A list of books checked out can be viewed (and renewed) on the Checkouts & Renewals page available on the Libraries' web site. Overdue notices are provided as a courtesy; non-receipt of an overdue message does not exempt patrons from fines.

SearchOHIO Materials

Regular Items

Students and staff: Three weeks with up to a maximum of 3 renewals. Renewals not permitted if the item is requested by borrower at the library that provided the item.

Faculty: THREE weeks with up to a maximum of 6 renewals. Renewals not permitted if the item is requested by borrower at the library that provided the item.

Media Items

1 week (no renewal)

OhioLINK items should be returned to the bookdrop inside or outside the library from which they were borrowed.

SearchOHIO Overdue Fines / Replacement Costs

    Fines for OhioLINK materials are set by a coordinating committee of the members' librarians.
  • Overdue OhioLINK item fines are $0.50/day. There is NO grace period.
  • Returning an item has been billed and/or is more than 30 days overdue will incur a $50 fine.

REMINDER: Patrons are responsible for all items on their account. A list of books checked out can be viewed (and renewed) on the Checkouts & Renewals page available on the Libraries' web site. Overdue notices are provided as a courtesy; non-receipt of an overdue message does not exempt patrons from fines.

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