Mount Prospect Public Library Loan Periods and Fines

Last modified: July 01, 2019 http://mppl.org

Loan Periods and Fines

ItemMPPL Patron LimitReciprocal* LimitFine (per day)Loan Period
DVDs and Blu-Ray Discs
NEW DVD Fiction/TV5 total0$1.003 days (14 days for TV)
NEW BluRay Fiction5 total0$1.003 days
DVD and BluRay Fiction (Recent/Old/TV)20 total10 DVDs, 1 BluRay$1.007 days (14 days for TV)
Nonfiction DVD and BluRayunlimited10$1.0014 days
Video Games
NEW Video Games20$1.0014 days
Video Games102$1.0014 days
Music CDs
Music CDs and Multimediaunlimited10 total$0.1014 days
Audiobooks
Audiobooks - Books on CDUnlimited10$0.1021 days (28 days for length of 23+ discs)
Audiobooks - PlayawaysUnlimited4$0.1021 days
Books
NEW FictionUnlimitedUnlimited$0.1014 days
NEW Fiction - Lengthy (450+ pages)UnlimitedUnlimited$0.1021 days
Fiction and NonfictionUnlimitedUnlimited$0.1021 days
Toys, Kits and Playaway Views/Launchpads
Playaway View and Launchpad2 of each1 of each$1.0014 days
Specialty Kits and Bags (Activity, Early Literacy, Get Well, Parent Concern, Science, Tech Time Totes, Toddler, and Travel)42$0.1021 days
Other Youth Kits and Bags (Early Reader, Books-to-Go, Book w/CD, VOX Books, Parent/Teacher Kits)UnlimitedUnlimited$0.1021 days
Toys5 per family5 per family$0.107 days
Miscellaneous
Mobile Hotspot10$1.0014 days
Reference Material**by authorization only0$1.00varies
Interlibrary Loan5 items can be in-process at one timeNot able to request ILL$1.00varies
Great Courses22$1.0028 days
Book Discussion Bags**11$5.0042 days
EncyclopediasUnlimitedUnlimited$0.107 days
Magazines/PamphletsUnlimitedUnlimited$0.1014 days
Multimedia discsunlimited10 total$0.1014 days
Music Scores/Sheet Music55$0.1021 days
Art Prints44$0.1060 days

DVDs and Blu-Ray Discs

NEW DVD Fiction/TV

Loan Period : 3 days (14 days for TV)

MPPL Patron Limit : 5 total

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Fine (per day) : $1.00

NEW BluRay Fiction

Loan Period : 3 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 5 total

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Fine (per day) : $1.00

DVD and BluRay Fiction (Recent/Old/TV)

Loan Period : 7 days (14 days for TV)

MPPL Patron Limit : 20 total

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 DVDs, 1 BluRay

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Nonfiction DVD and BluRay

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 10

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Video Games

NEW Video Games

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 2

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Video Games

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 10

Reciprocal* Limit : 2

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Music CDs

Music CDs and Multimedia

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 total

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Audiobooks

Audiobooks - Books on CD

Loan Period : 21 days (28 days for length of 23+ discs)

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 10

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Audiobooks - Playaways

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 4

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Books

NEW Fiction

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Fine (per day) : $0.10

NEW Fiction - Lengthy (450+ pages)

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Fiction and Nonfiction

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Toys, Kits and Playaway Views/Launchpads

Playaway View and Launchpad

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 2 of each

Reciprocal* Limit : 1 of each

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Specialty Kits and Bags (Activity, Early Literacy, Get Well, Parent Concern, Science, Tech Time Totes, Toddler, and Travel)

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 4

Reciprocal* Limit : 2

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Other Youth Kits and Bags (Early Reader, Books-to-Go, Book w/CD, VOX Books, Parent/Teacher Kits)

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Toys

Loan Period : 7 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 5 per family

Reciprocal* Limit : 5 per family

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Miscellaneous

Mobile Hotspot

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 1

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Reference Material**

Loan Period : varies

MPPL Patron Limit : by authorization only

Reciprocal* Limit : 0

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Interlibrary Loan

Loan Period : varies

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

Reciprocal* Limit : Not able to request ILL

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Great Courses

Loan Period : 28 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 2

Reciprocal* Limit : 2

Fine (per day) : $1.00

Book Discussion Bags**

Loan Period : 42 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 1

Reciprocal* Limit : 1

Fine (per day) : $5.00

Encyclopedias

Loan Period : 7 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Magazines/Pamphlets

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : Unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : Unlimited

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Multimedia discs

Loan Period : 14 days

MPPL Patron Limit : unlimited

Reciprocal* Limit : 10 total

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Music Scores/Sheet Music

Loan Period : 21 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 5

Reciprocal* Limit : 5

Fine (per day) : $0.10

Art Prints

Loan Period : 60 days

MPPL Patron Limit : 4

Reciprocal* Limit : 4

Fine (per day) : $0.10

All above items are renewable 2X if there are no holds
**These are non-renewable items
*Reciprocal borrower is a nonresident who has his/her library card registered with MPPL.