Information for Patrons
Books, Audio Books and CD/ROM
4 week check out
Limit of 10 items
Overdue fines : $0.05/day
DVD/VHS, Board Games, Book/Toy Bags
1 week check out
Limit of 5
Overdue fines: $0.25/day
Magazines, Music CDs
3 week check out
Limit of 5 items
Overdue fines: $0.05/day
All overdue notices will be sent via e-mail if possible.
2 weeks overdue - First notice sent
4 weeks overdue - Second notice sent
6 weeks overdue - Account is suspended
Reasons for suspending an account
Library materials are 6 weeks overdue
Lost library materials that have not been replaced
Unpaid non-resident deposit
Youth does not have written parent/guardian permission
Unpaid late fees that have reached a maximum of $10 per item
Once your account has been suspended all fees must be paid at City Hall.
It is the policy of the Thorne Bay Public Library that the privacy of all users will be respected in compliance with federal and state laws, as well as professional standards.
The names, addresses, or other personal identifying information of people that use materials available to the public by a library shall be kept confidential, except upon court order. In addition, all library records and other information relating to an individual's us of the Library and it's resources are considered confidential.
Feel free to contact us for more information.