Your library card lets you borrow items from both branches of the Peterborough Public Library.

Loan Periods and Limits

Item

Loan period

Renewals

Holds

Items /Card

Fines /Day

Books, Audiobooks, Magazines

21 Days

3

Yes

 

$0.25

Music CDs

21 Days

3

Yes

5

$0.25

MP3 CDs & Playaways

21 Days

1

Yes

 

$0.50

DVDs

7 Days

1

Yes

5

$0.50

New & Popular DVDs - Feature

7 Days

0

No

2

$0.50

New & Popular DVDs - TV

14 days

0

No

2

$0.50

Quick Books

7 Days

0

No

2

$0.50

DAISY Readers

42 Days

0

Yes

1

$1.00

Book Club in a Bag

42 Days

0

Yes

1

$0.25/book

Interlibrary Loans

Varies

Varies

   

$1.00

Renewals and Holds

You can renew borrowed items or place holds on new or checked out items using your library card:

  • In person or by phone during regular library hours
  • Online using my account
  • By automated telephone system at: 705-745-0407 (renewals only) 

Returns

You may return library material to either Library branch when we are open.
The after hours book drop is available at the Main Branch only.

Email Notifications

The Library can send you notifications about your holds, overdue material, service interruptions and due dates. If you would like to receive these notifications please call the Library or visit the Check-Out Desk to update your account.