Borrow, Renew, Return

Your Library card may be used at both the Downtown and Spanish River Libraries, and you may return materials to either Library.

Please note the number of items you may borrow in the following categories:

  • 7-Day Books: 8
  • Compact Discs: 16
  • DVDs: 16
  • Video Games: 16

You may borrow up to a maximum of 100 items.

Renewals
: Library materials may be renewed up to three (3) times if there are no holds on the item. Log in to My Library Account to renew items.

 28 Day Loans
14 Day Loans
 7 Day Loans
 
  • Books (except those marked 14 Day or 7 Day)
  • Foreign Language Instruction (CD, Muzzy)
  • Audiobooks (CD) (except those marked 14 Day)
  • Playaway Audios
 
  • New Books
  • Youth Services Holiday Books
  • Compact Discs
  • Video Games
  • Literacy Backpacks
  • STEM Kits
 
  • DVDs
  • Magazines
  • Playaway Views
  • New "No Holds/Renewals" Titles
  • American Girl Dolls
  • Cake Pans
 Borrowing Fees
Borrowing Fines
 
  • Interlibrary loans: $1.00 each (covers shipping and handling)
  • Feature film or foreign film DVDs (adults): $1.00 each
  • Video games: $1.00 each
 
  • Overdue books, magazines, compact discs, audiobooks (CD), Playaways, interlibrary loans: $0.40 per day, $20.00 maximum
  • Overdue DVDs, video games, Playaway Views, Muzzys: $1.00 per day, $20.00 maximum
  • Special collections (American Girl dolls, literacy backpacks, STEM kits, cake pans): $2.00 per day, $20.00 maximum
  • Holds not picked up after five days: $0.40 each
  • Holds cancelled after having been pulled: $0.40 each
  • Lost or damaged items: The amount due for a lost item or one damaged to the extent it cannot be repaired shall be the replacement cost to the Library for the item, plus a processing fee of $5.00. BRPL will not accept replacements purchased by the patron.