Borrowing Materials

Borrow books, CDs, DVDs, audio books, graphic novels, magazines, & more!

All circulating library materials have the same loan conditions:

  • 3 week loan
  • Up to 3 renewals*, if not on request by another patron
  • Late items are charged $.10 per day per item, not to exceed $4.00
  • Accounts owing more than $5.00 will have library privileges suspended
  • Bestsellers cannot be renewed

*Items may be renewed online at, by phone at (804) 861-4310 or (804) 861-4316, or in person. See Renew Items for directions.

Items borrowed from the Petersburg Public Library System may be subject to different loan periods and fines.

For more details on ARLS policies, please see Policies.

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