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Loan Periods & Fine Rates



Loan Period


Audio books 21 Days $0.10 a day
Books 21 Days $0.10 a day
New Books 21 Days $0.10 a day
Nonprofit Books 21 Days $0.10 a day
Music CDs 21 Days $0.10 a day
DVDs/Videos 1 Week $0.25 a day
Express DVDs 2 Days $2.00 a day
Nonfiction DVDs 21 Days $0.25 a day
Blue-Rays 1 Week $0.25 a day
Hotspots 1 Week $10.00 a day
Magazines 21 Days $0.10 a day
Museum Passes 2 Days $2.00 a day


  • For your convenience, book drops are located at each entrance of the library and available at all times.  
    • DVDs, Music CDs and Audiobooks cannot be dropped off at the book drop.  Please bring these materials to the Circulation Desk. 
    • Hotspots must be brought to the Circulation Desk at least 1 hour before we closed.  Click here for library hours. 
  • Materials borrowed from the Public Library of New London may be returned at other libraries, with the exceptions of DVDs, Videos, Hotspots and Museum Passes.
  • Borrowed items may be renewed over the phone or online, or by using Shoutbomb, unless it’s reserved for another patron. 
    •  DVDs, Videos, Hotspots and Museum Passes cannot be renewed.
  • Sign up for Shoutbomb to receive text message notifications and renew your materials.