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E. M. Gilliam Memorial Public Library

Check Out Policy and Fees

Checking out materials

Five books and/or audiobooks can be checked out for 2 weeks.  3 videos or 3 DVDs per family or in same household may be checked out at any time. Videos/DVDs may be checked out for three days. A drop box is located outside the front door on Beltline Road side for your convenience if we are closed. DVDs, Videos, and Books may be placed in the drop box during the school year. 


Services and Fees
All library materials may be borrowed without charge, but a late fee will be charged when materials become overdue (including Sunday).

Overdue books: a fee of $.10 per day will be charged for each book.Videos & DVDs: a fee of $1.00 per day for each video & DVD will be charged for each item.

Overdue books: $0.10 per day
DVDs: $1.00 per day
Lost library card: $1.00
Faxes: $1.00 per page, per side
Copies: $0.10 per single page, $0.15 per double-sided page
Printing: $0.10 per page for black and white, $0.50 for color
Scanning: Free

Interlibrary loans (where we can get a book or materials from other libraries) are available for our patrons. You pay only postage to return the book to the lending library or photocopy charges for magazine articles.  If you are a school teacher needing books for your class the postage will be waived.