You are here

Loans, Fines, and Fees

Loan Periods

Books, audio28 days
High-demand books, magazines14 days
DVDs7 days
eBooks, eAudiobooks7 or 14 days

Items Allowed at One Time

Physical materials50 items
Digital content (eBooks & eAudiobooks, combined)15 items

Reserves Allowed at One Time

Physical materials20 items
Digital content (eBooks & eAudiobooks, combined)10 items

Fines & Charges

Overdue fine$0.15 per day
Overdue fine: interlibrary loans$1.00 per day
Maximum fine$6.75 per item
Lost or damaged item chargeUp to full price of item


  • Black and White
$0.15 per page
  • Color
$0.50 per page
  • Microfiche Reader/Printer
$0.25 per page
3D Printer 
  • Basic PLA Filament
$0.15 per gram
  • Special PLA Filament
$0.25 per gram

Users with fines exceeding $25.00 will not be allowed to check out items. Materials may be returned to any Lexington Public Library location. Items may be renewed unless the item has had a reserve placed on it.  Items may be renewed at any Library location, by telephone, or online.