Policies & Plans


Borrowing Policies

Loan Times & Overdue Fees
Item Maximum # Loan Period Overdue Fine
Books Unlimited
(10 per topic)
3 Weeks $.20/day
New Books Unlimited 3 Weeks $.20/day
Book Express Unlimited 1 Week $.50/day
Magazines Unlimited 3 Weeks $.20/day
Audio Books- cassettes or CDs 6 3 Weeks $.20/day
Music CDs 6 3 Weeks $.20/day
Videocassettes & DVDs:
Feature Films, nonfiction and children's videos
Total of 6 videos from both collections 1 Week $2.00/day
All Videocassettes & DVDs in sets Total of 6 videos from both collections 3 Weeks $2.00/day
DVD Express 2 2 Days $2.00/day
CD-Roms 6 3 Weeks $2.00/day
Museum Passes   1-2 Days
see pass
$5.00 day
Additional Information
  • There are no renewals on Book Express books, Express DVDs, museum passes, or any item that is on reserve for another patron.
  • All other North Kingstown items, including DVDs and videos, can be renewed 1 time.
  • Renew online, by phone at 294-3306 x3, or in the library.
  • Please rewind videos and audiotapes.
  • Please return all audio-visual materials in their proper cases.
  • Borrowing policies, including loan periods and renewals, may vary at each OSL library.
  • If you have outstanding overdue materials or overdue fines totaling more than $5.00, you will need to return your overdue material and bring your fines under $5.00 in order to continue borrowing.