Borrow Library Materials

Patrons may check out up to 25 items on their library card, including no more than 7 movies per card. The Mercer Library’s lending collections include books, DVDs, books on CD, board games, music CDs, and puzzles. Other items available to borrow at the Mercer Library include:

Loan periods for our circulating items are:

  • Books – 21 days
  • “New” books – 14 days
  • Books on CD – 21 days
  • DVDs – 7 days
  • DVD sets – 14 days
  • Equipment and special items – 7 days
  • Most items can be renewed up to two times if there are no other patrons waiting.

There are no overdue fines on any items at the Mercer Public Library. Patrons are encouraged to honor due dates and request a renewal for items that they wish to keep longer.