Borrowing Materials

Shelf of colorful books ready for borrowing.

Borrow books, DVD's & more from your library. Return the items to any location.

Request items from other locations with our library catalog and pick it up at a branch that's convenient for you. Want to keep an item longer? Renew online.

New Reduced Fines: Fines for items are now $.25 per day with a maximum of $5 per item. Pay fees online or in person at your local branch library.

Use your library card number and PIN to log in to your account online.

Type of Item Loan Period Max. Items Max. Renewals
Most Public & University Items 3 weeks 100 3
Non-fiction Videos*
(Public Library)
3 weeks 10 3
Entertainment Videos*
(Public Library)
3 weeks 10 0
Magazines 1 week 100 1
Music CDs (Public Library) 3 weeks 100 1
Music CDs (University) 1 week 100 3
Books from Link+ 3 weeks 15** 1
  • * "Videos" = DVD, VHS, VCD, BluRay
  • **active transactions

Need Help?

For questions about your library account, contact Library Access Services at 1-408-808-2000 during regular hours or email us.

Returning Items

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Late Fees

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Lost or Damaged Items

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