Last Updated: Sep 18, 2017     Views: 103

You are responsible for all items borrowed on your library card. Please contact the library to discuss any discrepancies. 

  • Cardholders agree to abide by library rules regarding borrowing materials, public computer use, and the Patron Code of Conduct.
  • Keep your account up-to-date by providing your current residence and mailing address, telephone number, and email address. Contact the Library to renew your card every 4 years.
  • Use only your own library card and PIN, whether for borrowing materials or using library computers or other electronic resources (some exceptions may be made for parents/guardians of children under age 13 for checking out materials). Information relating to your library account and materials borrowed is confidential. Fraudulent use of another person’s library card and/or card number is prohibited and may result in suspension of library privileges.
  • Make sure items are in good condition and that DVDs, CDs, etc., are not missing from the case BEFORE you borrow.
  • Return materials on or before the due date to avoid overdue fines. Laptop / MiFi bundles and LINK+ or Interlibrary Loan materials must be returned directly to a staff person during open hours, Vinyl LPs must be returned during open hours as they do not fit in the book drop. Other materials may be returned to a book drop if the library is closed.
  • Report a lost or stolen card immediately, including the keychain portion; call your neighborhood branch library or the Main.
  • Report lost or damaged items to your neighborhood branch library or the Main. Report LINK+ or Interlibrary Loan items to (415) 557-4406.
  • Pay fines / fees with cash or check at any location except for bookmobiles. MasterCard and Visa are accepted at the Main Library or online when logged in to your classic catalog account.