Borrowing Guide

Borrowing Guide

Checking something out? Here's the information you need to know about library cards, loan periods, borrowing physical and digital content, and paying fees for overdue items.

Library Card Options

Your library card can get you access to physical and digital content, devices, dolls, and so much more.

All Access

Individuals who are permanent residents of or who can provide proof of payment of property tax, or business tax in the taxing district of the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District are eligible for All Access library cards.

Limited Access
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Physical Items

Digital Content

The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District subscribes to a number of Online Resources, some of which have their own borrowing limits and loan periods.

Fines and Fees Schedule


Overdue fines and replacement fees for damaged, unreturned, or stole items are assessed from the first day or hour items are overdue on a per item basis.

No overdue fines are assessed on paperbacks, magazines, or children's materials, but failure to return these items will result in a bill and possible collection agency fee.


Insufficient funds $25 per returned check
Collection agency service fund $10
Lost, stolen, or damaged items Full cost of the item plus processing fee and collection agency fee, if applicable
Interlibrary Loan (ILL) materials Fees vary and are determined by the lending library
Lost or damaged ILL bookstrap $3
Lost or damaged audio-visual case, multimedia bag, insert, or graphic $2
Lost single disc from a set $10 or full replacement fee
Lost or damaged doll case or clothing $30
Lost or damaged hotspot box $4
Lost or damaged hotspot charging block or charging cord $5
Lost or damaged hotspot SIM card $10
Lost or damaged iPad bag $2
Lost or damaged iPad tempered glass screen protector $10
Lost or damaged iPad cover $32
Lost or damaged iPad charging block or charging cord $20
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