If your library card has fines of $10 or more, you will be unable to check out, renew, or place holds on materials until the balance owed is brought below $10. Fines may be paid in person at the Circulation Desk or online by logging into the catalog.

• Overdue fines will lower to $0.10 per day for all items except DVDs and Blu-rays, which will remain at $1.00 per day. 

• The maximum fine per item has been lowered to $2.00.

• New and Lucky Day films will now check out for 1 week. All other items* may be checked out for 3 weeks.  *excludes in-house equipment

• All items* will be eligible for 3 automatic renewals if other patrons do not have a hold on the item. *excludes Lucky Day materials

• You can check out as many items as you want; we no longer have material limits! 

• 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

• We will no longer charge a $5.00 processing fee on lost or damaged items.

Learn more about our checkout policies

updated 4/23/18