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Borrowing Policies

Loan Periods 3 Days: •All DVDs 7 Days: •New books in the adult collection with fewer than 400 pages •Back issues of magazines •Compact disks •Abridged audio books 14 Days: •New books in the adult collection of more than 400 pages •Unabridged audiobooks 28 Days: •Children’s and young adult books •Teen graphic novels •Large print …

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Code of Conduct

Eating, gum chewing and smoking are not permitted anywhere inside the library; in the adult department patrons may drink water or soft drinks that have been brought into the library in covered containers with the exception of those areas that are in proximity to the library’s computers. Bare feet, bare chests and swimwear are not …

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Fines and Fees

Overdue Items •DVDs: $2.00 per item per day to maximum of $10.00 per item. •Audiobooks and CDs: 25 cents per day to maximum of $5.00 per item. •7-day and 14-day loan items: 25 cents per day to maximum of $5.00 per item. •28-day loan items: 10 cents per day to maximum of $5.00 per item. …

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Library Cards

Kenilworth Residents: Library cards are issued to all Kenilworth residents who provide proof of residency in the form of a valid drivers license, mortgage bill, rent receipt, phone or utility bill, or other document indicating both the person’s name and address. In the case of children under 18, a parent or legal guardian must accompany …

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Museum Passes

The Kenilworth Public Library cardholders who are Kenilworth residents in good standing are invited to expand their horizons at wonderful area museums.  Thanks to the generosity of the Ralph Errington Fund Foundation, the Kenilworth Public Library is able to offer lendable museum passes to the following:   Brooklyn Botanic Gardens Imagine That!  Children’s Museum The …

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Unattended Children

No child under the age of ten shall be permitted in the library unless accompanied by a parent, guardian, or responsible person who shall be at least thirteen years of age. Children under the age of ten shall be under the direct supervision of the person responsible for their behavior while in the library. If a …

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