Borrow up to 35 items at a time, including 5 DVDs, 1 Playaway, and/or 1 Launchpad. 

Items may be renewed up to 5 times, unless another patron has placed a hold request on the item.  To renew items, log in to your account in our catalog, call the Circulation Desk at 802.863.3403, or stop by the Library.

Loan Periods

Material Type

Loan Period

Books, Books on CD/MP3, Music CDs, Playaways

3 weeks

DVDs, Magazines, Launchpads, Tools, Tennis Rackets, LONT Items 

1 week

Interlibrary Loan Item

See item for due date

Digital Resources

See individual resources: E-books, Downloadable Audiobooks, Streaming Video 

Museum Passes

Note: Account must be clear of fines to check out.

Vary by pass and availability. See Museum Passes 


Late Fines & Fees

Material Type

Late Fine Per Day

Museum Passes


DVDs, Launchpads


New Adult Books, Books on CD/MP3, Playaways, Tools, Magazines, Tennis Rackets


Adult, New Youth, New YA Books


Youth Books & Young Adult Books


Lost/Damaged Items, or items Not Returned after 45 Days Late

Replacement Cost = cost of item + $5.00 processing fee 


Maximum $5.00 late fine per item. Fine limits do not apply to Museum Passes.

Some items (such as Books on CD, Launchpads, Museum Passes & Playaways) have high replacement costs. Please contact the front desk for this information at 802.863.3403.

Payments may be made with cash, check, or credit card at our front desk. Credit transactions have a $3.00 additional flat fee.

Learn how to volunteer your fines away  at monthly volunteer events. 

Place a Hold

  • Place a hold on an item online by using the catalog or at the front desk.
  • If an item is currently available, you will be notified within 24 hours that it is ready for pick-up. If the item is currently checked out, you will be notified when it is ready for pickup.
  • Items are held for six days at the front desk.
  • Request materials which we do not have in our collection, either at our front desk or online.
  • Hold limits:

    • Holds on DVDs are limited to five per library card. Holds on Playaways and Launchpads are each limited to two per library card.

Returning Items

We offer many easy ways to return your materials:

  • Return items to the front desk during library hours.
  • Return via the drop box outside the library, 24/7.
  • Return via the drop box at the Robert Miller Community Center at 130 Gosse Court in the New North End, 24/7.


Contact us or call 802.863.3403 for information.