*DVD, including Blu-ray checked out on a Library card at any given time: 10 items, of which 2 from each department may be "Hot" titles. 

Video games are in addition to the 10 DVDs allowed.  Limit: 4 Youth Dept. video games, 4 Adult Dept. video games

Nook – must be 8 years old to check out a Nook

Highland Park Public Library cardholder onlyCardholder must be present to check out the followingAdult, "Hot" DVDs (including Blu-ray); Adult Video Games.

Additional HPPL only: New Adult Audiobooks, JNEWBOOK 21-Day, Adult CD New, Kill-A-Watt meters.

Non-CCS Reciprocal Patrons:

  • may have 2 New YS Audiobooks on their card at any given time.
  • Kill-A-Watt meters.
  • may have up to 25 items charged out at any given time.
  • Stem kits and Ukuleles are availble for check-out to Highwood residents. Check out at the Membership services desk only.

Vacation Loans: up to 6 weeks, limited to 10 items and are renewable. Vacation loans are for items with 28-Day or 21-Day loan periods.  

Renewals: 28-Day items may be renewed 2 times. All other checked out items may be renewed once (including vacation loans). The exceptions: no renewal on "Hot" DVDs (including Blu-ray) or Curriculum material. Renewal period is for the same period as the initial checkout.

Items with Holds are not renewable.  No item with a hold may be renewed.

Hot Picks: 14 day books for HP residents only. May not be renewed.

Interlibrary loans limit: 5 items requested or received at one time; fine rate $0.20 per day.

Reference materials do not circulate.  Photocopies may be made, in compliance with copyright laws.

Fines are $0.20 per day.  Maximum fine is $10 per item.

Fines may be paid in person or online with a credit card.     

Vacation Loans

Vacation Loans are for up to 6 weeks, limited to 10 items and are renewable. Vacation loans are for Old Books (28-Day) only.  No other loan periods or formats are available for vacation loans. Ask for a Vacation Loan at the Member Services desk when checking out.

Loan Period (days): 42 (6 weeks)
Checkout Limit: 10
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Adult Audiobooks

Loan Period (days): 28
Checkout Limit: 150
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 2 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

 

New Adult Audiobooks

Highland Park Public Library cardholders only.

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 2
HP Cardholder Only: Yes
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

Youth Audiobooks

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 150
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 2 X
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

Blu-Ray DVDs

Blu-Ray DVDs are counted towards the total DVD limit of 10 items.

DVDs, including Blu-rays checked out on a Library card at any given time can consist of 10 from each department, of which 2 from each department may be High Demand (2-Day) titles.

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 10
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: No
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $1.00
Fine/Day Youth: $10.00
Max. Fine / Adult: $1.00
Max. fine / Youth: $10.00

Books

Loan Period (days): 28 days
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes 
Renewable: 2 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

New Adult Books

Loan Period (days): 14
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

New Books 500+ pages, New Large Print Books

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

New Travel Guidebooks

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?:Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?:No
Renewable:1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

CD-ROMs

Loan Period (days): 21 days
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

CDs

Loan Period (days): 21 Checkout Limit: 150
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

CD-Recent

Loan Period (days):21
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

DVDs

Checkout Limit Note: DVDs, including Blu-rays checked out on a Library card at any given time may consist of 10 DVDs and Blu-rays from each department, of which 2 from each department may be High Demand (2-Day) titles.

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 10
HP Cardholder Only:No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $1.00
Fine/Day Youth: $1.00
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Max. fine / Youth: $10.00

DVD-Recent

Checkout Limit Note: DVD, including Blu-ray checked out on a Library card at any given time may consist of 10 from each department, of which 2 from each department may be High Demand (2-Day) titles.

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 10
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $1.00
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

2-Day Dvds and Blu-rays

Loan Period (days): 2
Checkout Limit: 2
HP Cardholder Only: Yes
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: No
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: No
Fine/Day Adult: $1.00
Fine/Day Youth: $1.00
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Max. fine / Youth: $10.00

Hot Picks

Loan Period (days): 14
Checkout Limit: 150
HP Cardholder Only: Yes
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: No
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: No
Fine/Day Adult: $.20

J Book Holiday

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 3
HP Cardholder Only: NoReservable for HP Cardholders?:Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

J Match

Loan Period (days): 28
Checkout Limit: 150
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

J New Book

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 40
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

Kill-A-Watt Meters

Highland Park Public Library cardholder only

Loan Period (days): 28
Checkout Limit: 1
HP Cardholder Only: Yes
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: No
Fine/Day Adult: $1.00
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

Kits

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

Language Instruction

Loan Period (days): 28
Checkout Limit: 3
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 2 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

Maps

Loan Period (days): 28
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 2 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

Nooks

Loan Period (days): 21
Checkout Limit: 1
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: No
Fine/Day Youth: $1.00
Max. fine / Youth: $10.00

Opera Commentary

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 3
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

Paperbacks

Loan Period (days): 28
Checkout Limit: 50
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: Yes
Renewable: 2 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

Periodicals

Loan Period (days): 14
Checkout Limit: 10
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: No
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $.20
Fine/Day Youth: $.10
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00
Max. fine / Youth: $5.00

Adult Video Games

Video games are in addition to the 10 DVDs allowed.  Limit: 4 Youth Dept. video games, 2 Adult Dept. video games

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 4
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1 X
Fine/Day Adult: $1.00
Max. Fine / Adult: $10.00

Youth Video Games

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 4
HP Cardholder Only: No
Reservable for HP Cardholders?: Yes
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: No
Fine/Day Youth: $1.00
Max. fine / Youth: $10.00

Rokus

Roku streaming players are available to Highland Park resident library cardholders (ages 14 and older) so that they may stream popular TV shows and movies.

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 1
HP Cardholder Only: Yes (ages 14+)
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No.
Renewable: 1X
Fine/Day: $1.00
Max Fine: $10.00

 

Roku players must be returned directly to a staff person at the Film & Music Services desk. They must not be returned in the book drop or to another library.

Hotspot
The Highland Park Public Library makes hotspots available to Highland Park Library Card Holders (ages 18 and up) to assist in research, networking, recreation, and document or presentation production needs. Hotspots are provided according to availability.

Loan Period (days): 7
Checkout Limit: 1
HP Cardholder Only: Yes (ages 18+)
Reservable for CCS Cardholders?: No
Renewable: 1X
Fine/Day: $2.00*
Max Fine: $10.00

Mobile Hotspots must be returned directly to a staff person at the New Media desk. They must not be returned in the book drop or to another library.

* If the hotspot is 24 hours late, the Library will shut down the wireless connection.