You can check out as many items at the library as you want! (Downloadable materials from Libby, Hoopla, Kanopy, etc., still have borrowing limits.)

  • You can check out almost all of our items for a longer period of time. New and Lucky Day films can be checked out for 1 week.
  • All other items* may be checked out for 3 weeks. *excludes in-house equipment
  • Almost all items* will renew automatically 3 times, if other patrons do not have a hold on them.*excludes Lucky Day materials
  • We do not charge fines for overdue items. However, due dates still apply. Learn more.
  • New items* will be holdable exclusively to Northbrook patrons for their first three months in the collection. *excludes Lucky Day materials, which are browse-only

Read about loan periods, fines, and fees.