Checking out materials


Adams County Library selects books, magazines, DVDs, CDs, videogames, and equipment for checkout to any patron with a valid library card.  If you need something we do not have, let us know.  We often purchase specific items for patrons to use, or we can borrow a copy from another library. 

  • Books ~ 28-day checkout; 14 days for new items
    • Children's books  - 28-day checkout; 14 days for new items
    • Large print books - 28-day checkout; 14 for new items
  • DVDs ~ 7-day checkout
  • Audiobooks ~ 28-day checkout
  • Music CDs ~ 14-day checkout
  • Magazine issues ~ 14-day checkout
  • Videogames ~ 14-day checkout
  • VHS cassettes ~ 7-day checkout
  • Equipment ~ Checkout rules vary. Equipment available includes Wi-Fi hotspots; headphones; Excel energy kits; page magnifiers; pre-loaded Kindles.  Webcams, card readers, and cables available for use in the building.

Most items may be renewed if no one is waiting for the item.