How long can I keep items?

You can keep different types of items for different lengths of time. See below for more details.

1-Hour Loan
Bike Locks*
Games*
Laptops*

7-Day Loan
Fiction DVDs & Blu-ray
Juvenile DVDs & Blu-ray
SearchOhio & OhioLINK DVDs, Blu-ray and VHS

14-Day Loan
Electricity Usage Monitors
Juvenile Holiday Books
Magazines
Music CDs
New Books & Audiobooks
New Playaways
Wi-Fi Hotspots (learn more)

21-Day Loan
eBooks and eAudiobooks
Playaway Views
SearchOhio & OhioLINK items (except movies)

28-Day Loan
Art Prints
Baskets
Early Literacy Kits (learn more)
Most Books & Audiobooks
Most Playaways
Non-Fiction DVDs & Blu-ray (except Juvenile)
Puzzles
Readalongs
Science Kits (learn more)

*In-House Use Only

Items may be eligible for renewal. Learn more.

Exceptions: Customers who live in or teach in the Westerville City School District may be issued an Educator Card with different loan policies.

Hours
Mon - Thurs

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Fri

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sat

9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sun

1 p.m. - 6 p.m.