Circulation Policies

Circulation Policies for Girard Free Library Items

  • 7 Days:  DVDs (adult and children's), hotspots/devices, and museum passes (i. e. Akron Zoo and OH WOW!); $1.00 per day overdue fine
  • 14 Days:  books (adult and children's), books on CD, music CDs, magazines, paperbacks; $.10 per day overdue fine
  • Hotspots/devices and museum passes may not be renewed
  • Hotspots/devices and museum passes must be returned to a staff member
  • All other items may be renewed if there are no holds
  • Overdue notices are sent out after 7 days and 14 days
  • Bills are sent after 21 days
  • Patron cards are blocked at $5.00 and above


CLEVNET Materials - Loan periods, renewals and fines follow the policies of the lending libraries.
Please refer to circulation receipts for due dates of CLEVNET materials.