Loan Periods and Fines

Mount Prospect Public Library Loan Periods and Fines (Updated 5/2016)
Loan PeriodItemMPPL Patron LimitReciprocal* LimitRenewableFine (per day)
3 daysBluRay - New2 (part of 2 New BluRay total)0Yes$1.00
3 daysDVDs - New Fiction5 (part of 5 New Fiction total)0Yes$1.00
7 daysBluRay4 (part of 4 BluRay total)1 (1 total BluRay)Yes$1.00
7 daysDVDs - Fiction10 (part of 10 Fiction total)5 (part of 10 total AV)Yes$1.00
7 daysEncyclopediasUnlimitedUnlimitedYes$0.10
7 daysToys5 total per family5 total per familyYes$0.10
14 daysBooks - NewUnlimitedUnlimitedYes$0.10
14 daysBluRay - Nonfiction4 (part of 4 BluRay total)1 (1 total BluRay)Yes$1.00
14 daysCDs20 total10 total AVYes$0.10
14 daysCD-Roms (some exceptions apply)Unlimited10 total AVYes$0.10
14 daysDVDs - Multipart Fiction10 (part of 10 Fiction total)5 (part of 10 total AV)Yes$1.00
14 daysDVDs - New Multipart Fiction5 (part of 5 New Fiction total)0Yes$1.00
14 daysDVDs - Nonfiction15 total10 (part of 10 total AV)Yes$1.00
14 daysMagazines/PamphletsUnlimitedUnlimitedYes$0.10
14 daysVideogames2 (part of 2 Videogame total)1 (part of 10 total AV)Yes$1.00
14 daysVideogames - New2 (part of 2 Videogame total)0Yes$1.00
21 daysBooksUnlimitedUnlimitedYes$0.10
21 daysBooks - New - Length (450+ pages)UnlimitedUnlimitedYes$0.10
21 daysBooks on CD (22 or fewer discs)Unlimited10 (part of 10 total AV)Yes$0.10
28 daysBooks on CD - Lengthy (23+ discs)Unlimited10 (part of 10 total AV)Yes$0.10
28 daysGreat Courses2 total2 (part of 10 total AV)Yes$1.00
42 daysBook Discussion Bags11No$5.00
60 daysArt Prints44 (part of 10 Total AV)Yes$0.10
VariesInterlibrary Loan5 can be in-process at one time0Yes$1.00
21 daysKits - YouthVariesVariesYesVaries
21 daysBags - Youth11 (part of 10 Total AV)Yes$0.10
21 daysPlayawayUnlimited1Yes$0.10
14 daysPlayaway View10Yes$1.00
14 daysPlayaway Launchpad10Yes$1.00

BluRay - New

Loan Period : 3 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 2 (part of 2 New BluRay total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

DVDs - New Fiction

Loan Period : 3 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 5 (part of 5 New Fiction total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

BluRay

Loan Period : 7 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 4 (part of 4 BluRay total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 1 (1 total BluRay)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

DVDs - Fiction

Loan Period : 7 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 10 (part of 10 Fiction total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 5 (part of 10 total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Encyclopedias

Loan Period : 7 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Toys

Loan Period : 7 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 5 total per family

Reciprocal* Limit : 5 total per family

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Books - New

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

BluRay - Nonfiction

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 4 (part of 4 BluRay total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 1 (1 total BluRay)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

CDs

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 20 total

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 total AV

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

CD-Roms (some exceptions apply)

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 total AV

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

DVDs - Multipart Fiction

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 10 (part of 10 Fiction total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 5 (part of 10 total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

DVDs - New Multipart Fiction

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 5 (part of 5 New Fiction total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

DVDs - Nonfiction

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 15 total

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 (part of 10 total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Magazines/Pamphlets

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Videogames

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 2 (part of 2 Videogame total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 1 (part of 10 total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Videogames - New

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 2 (part of 2 Videogame total)

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Books

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Books - New - Length (450+ pages)

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Books on CD (22 or fewer discs)

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 (part of 10 total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Books on CD - Lengthy (23+ discs)

Loan Period : 28 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 (part of 10 total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Great Courses

Loan Period : 28 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 2 total

Reciprocal* Limit : 2 (part of 10 total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Book Discussion Bags

Loan Period : 42 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 1

Reciprocal* Limit : 1

Renewable : No

Fine (per day) : $5.00

Art Prints

Loan Period : 60 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 4

Reciprocal* Limit : 4 (part of 10 Total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Interlibrary Loan

Loan Period : Varies

MPPL Patron Limit : 5 can be in-process at one time

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Kits - Youth

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Varies

Reciprocal* Limit : Varies

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : Varies

Bags - Youth

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 1

Reciprocal* Limit : 1 (part of 10 Total AV)

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Playaway

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 1

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Playaway View

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 1

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Playaway Launchpad

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 1

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Renewable : Yes

Fine (per day) : $1.00

*Reciprocal borrower is a nonresident who has his/her library card registered with MPPL.