What are the policies for borrowing, renewing and returning?
Last Updated: Nov 20, 2018 Views: 3117



  • Books and books on CD may be renewed up to 10 times as long as there is no waiting list for them.
  • Books from the Your Lucky Day collection cannot be renewed.
  • OverDrive materials can be requested again three days before the due date.
  • How to renew:


  • You may return WCPL materials to any WCPL location.
  • Drop boxes are available at all locations for after-hours returns.
  • If items are not returned on time, overdue fines will be applied to your account.

Fines & fees

  • Overdue fines for WCPL materials are 10 cents per day per item, to a maximum of $2 per item.
  • Overdue fines for Interlibrary Loan materials are 25 cents per day per item.
  • There are no overdue fines for OverDrive titles. They are returned automatically at the end of the loan period.
  • If a book is lost or damaged, you must pay the replacement cost. We cannot accept replacement copies.
  • Fines and fees may be paid by cash or check at any WCPL location.

If you have any questions or need clarification, please call or visit your local library.

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