Frequently Asked Questions

How long can I borrow from the Vicksburg District Library?

  • Adult, Teen, Children’s books, and audiobooks are on loan for 28 days.
  • CDs are on loan for 14 days.
  • Video games are on loan for 7 days.
  • DVDs are on loan for 5 days.
  • NEW Adult books are on loan for 14 days.
  • NEW magazines cannot be checked out.
  • Outdoor drop boxes are available for returning items when the library is closed.

Please note: New books may not be renewed. Other items can be renewed once, unless another patron has placed a hold on the item. 

Does the Vicksburg District Library charge fines?

Yes. Here is the fine schedule at the VDL…

  • All books, audiobooks, and CDs are assessed a $0.10 per day fine.
  • Video games and DVDs are assessed a $1.00 per day fine.
  • Items overdue for an extended period are assessed a replacement and staff processing fee.

What are some free services provided by the library?

  • WiFi hotspot and public computers connected to the internet.
  • Assistance with browsers and email.
  • Michigan e-Library access, which includes interlibrary loan and access to job sites and research material.
  • Programs for children, young adults, and adults and senior citizens.

What are some services with an associated cost?

  • Faxing – send/receive faxes at $1.00 per page.
  • Copies and printing – $0.10 per page for black and white, $0.50 per page for color, one side only.
  • Community/Meeting Space – free for many local, non-profit activities. There are fees for for-profit or private functions, and for out of district users.