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Bookmobile Policies
THE BOOKMOBILE IS A FREE LIBRARY SERVICE PROVIDED TO THE CITIZENS OF MERCER COUNTY. 
LIBRARY CARDS ARE NEEDED AND MAY BE ISSUED BY THE BOOKMOBILE LIBRARIAN WHEN PRESENTED WITH PROPER IDENTIFICATION.

u BOOKMOBILE IS ON A TWO WEEK SCHEDULE

u DELIVERY RIGHT TO YOUR DOOR

u ALL MATERIALS CHECK OUT FOR TWO WEEKS

u MATERIALS MAY BE RENEWED BY PHONE

  • RESERVE BOOKS MAY NOT BE RENEWED AND MUST BE RETURNED TO MAIN LIBRARY BY DUE DATE

  • INTER LIBRARY LOAN REQUESTS ARE ACCEPTED BUT MATERIALS MUST BE PICKED UP AT THE MAIN LIBRARY AND RETURNED THERE BY STATED DUE DATES

 
  • BOOK COLLECTIONS FOR ADULTS, CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS

  • VIDEO AND DVD COLLECTIONS FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS

  • AUDIO BOOKS ON TAPE AND CD

  • KENTUCKY COLLECTION

  • LARGE PRINT BOOK COLLECTION

  • MAGAZINES

  • MUSIC CD’S AND TAPES

TWO WEEK CHECK OUT ON ALL MATERIALS.
Material Loan Limits
Books - 25 Videos - 10
DVDs - 7 CDs - 5
Magazines - 15 Audio Books - 10
  • TO CHECK OUT DVDs AND VIDEOS; CARD HOLDER MUST BE 18 YEARS OLD OR OLDER. 
  • THE BOOKMOBILE IS NOT WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE.
  FURTHER INFORMATION
  • IF A PERSON LOSES OR DAMAGES ANY ITEM BEYOND USE, THE CARDHOLDER WILL BE BILLED FOR THE CURRENT REPLACEMENT COST OF THE ITEM(S).  ACCOUNT MUST BE SETTLED BEFORE FURTHER ITEMS MAY BE CHECKED OUT. 

  • MATERIALS MAY BE CHECKED OUT FROM THE MAIN LIBRARY OR BOOKMOBILE; HOWEVER, THE CUSTOMER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR GETTING MAIN LIBRARY MATERIALS RETURNED AND PAYING ANY LATE FEES. 

  • PATRONS MUST STAY IN GOOD STANDING WITH THE BOOKMOBILE AND THE MAIN LIBRARY.

  • MATERIALS CHECKED OUT FROM THE MAIN LIBRARY AND THE BOOKMOBILE WILL BE COUNTED TOGETHER TOWARDS THE TOTAL LOAN LIMITS AND MAY NOT BE EXCEEDED.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: EVERY EFFORT WILL BE MADE TO NOTIFY CUSTOMERS IF BOOKMOBILE SERVICE IS INTERRUPTED FOR WEATHER CONDITIONS, TRUCK MAINTENANCE OR ANY OTHER SERVICE INTERRUPTION. CUSTOMER MATERIALS WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE RENEWED.
For Schedule Information: CONTACT MCPL AT 734-3680.