check out policy

how many items can a patron check out at one time & how long may a patron borrow the material?:

  • New Books - Unlimited Amount - 2 weeks
  • Books - Unlimited Amount - 3 weeks
  • Books on Tape - Unlimited Amount - 3 weeks
  • Books on CD - Unlimited Amount - 3 weeks
  • Books on MP3 - Check out 4 at a time - 2 weeks
  • DVDs - Check out 10 at a time - 1 week
  • Music CDs - Check out 10 at a time - 2 weeks
  • Computer CD-Roms - Check out 4 at a time - 1 week
  • Magazines - Unlimited Amount - 1 week

library fines and fees

Library Cards:


Overdue Material Fines:

  • All Overdue Library Material: $0.25 per day

copies, microfilm reader prints, & printer copies:

  • $0.15 (8.5"x11" - black/white)
  • $0.25 (8.5"x11" - color)
     
  • $0.20 (8.5"x14" - black/white)
  • $0.40 (8.5"x14" - color)
     
  • $0.25 (11"x17" - black/white)
  • $0.50 (11"x17" - color)

notary service:

  • $1 per notarized document
    *Only certified staff members can notarize documents, please call ahead of time to check availability of the service or to schedule an appointment at (317) 398-7121.

faxes

  • Sending a Fax: $1.50 first page / $0.15 each additional page (cover sheet is free)
  • Receiving a Fax: $0.15 per sheet
    *Library Fax #: (317) 421-2758

scanning:

  • Scanning: $1 for up to 25 pages / $1 for each additional set of up to 25 pages

Laminating (maximum width of materials is 24"):

  • Smaller than 12": $1
  • 12-24": $2
  • 25-36": $3

public meeting rooms:

  • Not-for-profit Groups:
    • $20 for up to 4 hours
    • For use beyond 4 hours, there will be an additional $10 charge
       
    • Not-for-profit groups who desire to meet on a regular basis, monthly or more frequently, have an option to pay in the following ways:
      • PAY FOR THE ENTIRE YEAR UP FRONT: Fees will be discounted 50%.
      • PAY QUARTERLY: Fees will be discounted 25%.

*If a not-for-profit group is charging for an event that is held at the library, they will be charged the “for-profit” fee of $45.00 for up to 4 hours. For use beyond 4 hours, there will be an additional $20.00 charge.  

  • For-profit Groups: 
    • $45 for up to 4 hours
    • For use beyond 4 hours, there will be an additional $20 charge
       
  • Use of library's audio-visual/computer equipment during your meeting/event: an additional fee of $10.00 will be charged
    *Make Reservations: (317) 398-7002; Learn more about the library's meeting rooms

OUTDOOR PLAZA:

  • Not-for-profit Groups:
    • $150 for up to 4 hours
    • For use beyond 4 hours, there will be an additional $50 charge
  • For-profit Groups: 
    • $200 for up to 4 hours
    • For use beyond 4 hours, there will be an additional $50 charge
       
  • Use of library's audio-visual/computer equipment during your meeting/event: an additional fee of $10.00 will be charged
    *Make Reservations: (317) 398-7002; Learn more about the library's meeting rooms

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