Moyer District Library

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Your Library Card

Getting a card, renewing materials, placing holds, etc.

Who can get a card
A library card is required to borrow materials.  Upon request, a card is issued without charge to all residents who live or own property within the GCMS School District boundaries, excluding Cheney' Grove.
Peach Orchard Township residents will need a card from their local library in order to check out materials from the Moyer District Library. 

Non-residence fees
Non-residents may be issued a library card by paying an annual fee of $110.00.

How to Get Your Card
 Card applicants must have two forms of ID showing current address, e.g. drivers license or piece of mail.
A child may recieve an individual library card whenever parents/legal guardians belive the child is ready. Parents/legal guardians are responsible for the library materials their children select.  They are responsible for returning all library materials by the determined due dates and paying any fines incurred on the child's card.

Application for a Library Card

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I apply for the right to use the library and promise to comply with all its rules, to take care of all books I boorow, to pay promptly fines or damages charged to me, and to give immediate notice of change in my address.  I alone am responsible for what my child checks out.

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Address___________________________City___________________________

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Birthdate______________ Signature_________________________________

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Borrowing Limits
Moyer District Library has over 42,000 adult and children's books, large print books, books on cd and cassette, music cds, DVDs/videos and periodicals in its collection.

Books, audio tapes/cds and music cds are loaned for two weeks and may be renewed once if they are not on a reserve list.  (Renewals may be made over the phone.) Over 40 periodicals are available for a one-week loan period.  Up to two videos or DVDs may be checked out for a two-day period per household.

There is a limit of two non-fiction books which can be checked out on the same subject.  Otherwise, you may check out ten books, fifteen children's books, five magaizines and 5 each of audio cd's, audio cassettes or music cds.

There is one book drop for returning all materials. It is located in the parking lot by Moyer Library sign.the other is in the back parking lot. Patrons may reserve materials which are not immediately available for patron use, but are in the collection of the Moyer District Library.  When the reserved materials are available to the patron who has placed the reserve, the library will notify the patron via phone. the specific title of the material will not be stated to anyone other than the library patron who placed the reserve.  If the patron is not available by phone, a message will be left.  The date of the message will be noted and the material will be held for the patron for a period of one week. If additional patrons are waiting for the material, the next patron on the list will be called and notified of the availablility of the item, and the same procedure will be followed.  If no additional patrons are waiting for the material, the material will be placed back into general circulation.  Relay of the message to the appropriate person in the household, and prompt retrieval of the material, are the responsibilities of the patron. You may order materials through the https://search.illinoisheartland.org/logon.aspx?ctx=687.1033.0.0.3&header=1 web site, by phone or let the staff know in person.

Renewing Your Borrowed Items

Renew materials over the phone by calling the Moyer District Library at 217-784-5343.  Books, audio tapes/cds, music cds, DVDs/videos and periodicals may be renewed once if they are not on a reserve list.  

Library Fines
Books, Audio Tapes and Cds--10 cents per day
Periodicals/Paperbacks--5 cents per day
Video Tapes and DVDs--$1.00 per day
We give 3 days grace on all materials, excluding Video Tapes and DVDs.

Note:  1) A patron and family members can no longer check out materials when he/she has incurred an overdue fine exceeding $4.00 or if any material is more than one month overdue.  Services will be reinstated when the patron's account is cleared.  Materials cannot be checked out to a patron who has a family member with fines in excess of $4.00.  2) Replacement cost will be charged for lost or damaged materials.