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Library Services: Borrowing Policies

General Policies

All items must be checked out at the information desk.

HCC patrons must present a valid picture ID in order to borrow items. Community patrons must present a valid library card.

Patrons with overdue items or unpaid fines are blocked from borrowing additional items until the overdue items are returned and/or fines are paid.

Renewals are not permitted for items that have holds or are more than 30 days overdue.

Reference items are for in-library use only and may not leave the library.

Loan Periods

Loan periods apply both to HCC and community patrons. Items may be renewed 1 time, then they must be returned.

Item Type
Loan Period
Books 4 weeks
DVDs 1 week
Audiobooks 2 weeks
Magazines does not circulate

Borrowing Limits

HCC Patrons
Community Patrons

12 Books

3 each of DVDs, & Audiobooks

3 Books

NO DVDs, or Audiobooks