Notice

All branches of Palatine Library will be closed on Friday, September 28 for Staff Development Day. The Library will reopen on Saturday, September 29.


You may experience problems requesting items from the catalog. For help please call Library Staff during open hours at 847-358-5881, x100.

Borrowing & Fees

Material Loan Period Renewals Holds Resident Limit Non-Resident Limit Daily Fine
Fiction & Nonfiction Books, eReaders 21 days 2 yes no limit no limit $0.20
Popular Pick Books/Magazines 7 days no no 5 5 $1.00
New CDs 7 days 2 yes no limit no limit $0.20
CDs, Audiobooks, Playaways, Youth Book w/CD or DVD 21 days 2 yes no limit no limit $0.20
Blu-ray discs (Entertainment), New DVDs 7 days 2 yes 5 5 $1.00
DVDs (Entertainment) 14 days 2 yes no limit no limit $1.00
DVDs, Blu-ray discs (Nonfiction) 21 days 2 yes no limit no limit $1.00
Video Games 7 days 2 yes 3 3 $1.00
Magazines 7 days 2 yes no limit no limit $0.20
Equipment & Kits 7 days 2 yes 3 0 $1.00
Rokus 14 days 2 yes 3 0 $1.00

 

Renew an Item

Need more time? Most items can be renewed for another loan period.

Ways to renew an item:

  1. Visit us in person
  2. Call us during open hours: 847-358-5881 ext.125
  3. Through your online account

Pay Fines Online

  1. Log in to your account
  2. Click Pay Online
  3. Enter your credit card information
  4. Click Submit
  5. Click Submit again on the confirmation page. If you provide an email address, a receipt will be sent to you.

Fines are removed from your account automatically.