The following circulation policy has been adopted by the Scott County Public Library Board of Trustees. Any additions or deletions must be approved by the Library Board.

Loan periods will be as follow:

Reference works must be used in the library during library hours and may be loaned overnight at the discretion of the director.

The following limits apply to circulating items:

You must be 18 years of age to borrow videos, dvds, and/or a-v equipment.

Children 18 or under may check out non-fiction DVDs and juvenile DVDs (pink label).

Most items can be renewed twice giving patron 9 weeks. Items that have been requested by another patron cannot be renewed.

The following fine rates will be charged for overdue items:

Maximum charge per item will be $5.00.


Policies will be reviewed annually or on as needed bases, and revised as necessary by the library board upon recommendation from the director.

Policies may be approved and adopted at any regularly scheduled library board meeting.