Library Policies

DENISON PUBLIC LIBRARY’S COMPLETE LIST OF FINES & FEES



FINES:
Overdue items Adult: 25¢ a day per book/$1 a day per CD/DVD item - $10 maximum per item
Children: no late fees
Damaged book:
  • cover, page or sheet $1 per item
  • Full replacement cost if damage compromises the usability of the item plus $5.00 processing fee
Lost Library card $2
Lost AV case $2
Lost book cost of book plus $5 non-refundable processing fee
  • Refund may be given only if receipt is presented at the time the lost item is returned. Must fall within 30 days of payment to be eligible for refund.
  • Replacement items may be purchased by patron only if an exact replacement. $5.00 processing fee still applies.
  • Late fees still apply if a patron returns an item "claimed returned".
Balance of $5.00 or more will block the use of the library card account.


FEES:
Library Cards:
  • Out of State card $40 per year
  • Internet use card $10 a day
Obituary Research - refer to Grayson County Frontier Village & Museum (903) 463-2487 or email: gcfrontiervillage@gmail.com

Meeting/Conference room:
  • $10/hr. for-profit groups during business hours
  • $35/hr. for-profit groups after business hours
  • FREE for non-profit groups during business hours
  • $25/hr. for non-profit groups after business hours
Fax 50¢ a page (International-$3 first page:50¢ a page thereafter)
Equipment rental $1 a day
Copies/Printing:
  •  25¢ a page for black and white 
  • $1 for color
Lamination 10¢ per running inch
ILL Reimbursement - no fee
Headphones/earbuds $2
USB Flashdrives $5

Initial check out period for books and audio CDs is 2 weeks. Initial check out period for DVDs is 5 days.

Loan Limits


100 items out per card
5 book hold requests
5 audiobook hold requests

5 DVDs out per card
5 DVD hold requests

2 STEAM kits out per card

Holds

5 hold requests total (any combination) per card
Holds are held for 4 days after notification has been sent to patron
Holds may be canceled by phone, online, or in person


Library Card Applicants


No minimum age for card – age 15 and under must have guardian to be responsible 

Must have a photo ID and proof of residency to get a library card

Out of State card available
$10 annual individual
$40 annual family 

Limited use card available for Grayson County Shelter – letter of residency required

Cards renew every 2 years

Last updated 10/30/2018