What are the loan policies for SearchOhio?

If we do not own an item, you may be able to borrow it from another library.

Borrow Now

  • Limit: Up to 75 items simultaneously requested, checked out or returned through SearchOhio or OhioLINK
  • Loan Period: 21 days (printed items, audiobooks, music), 7 days (movies)*
  • Lost Items: $25 (once 30+ days overdue)
  • Overdue Fines: $0
  • Pickup: Within 10 days
  • Renewals: Up to 3 times (when eligible)
  • Shipment: Usually within 5-7 days

*Loan periods for all other materials may vary depending on the rules of the lending institution. Refer to your receipt or view your online account.

This interlibrary loan service takes place through SearchOhio, a consortium of public libraries throughout Ohio.