All Library branches and Library Express West are closed to the public through April 24. Drive-up window service will not be available.

Book drops are locked. You will not be fined for overdue items.

More information about Library closure and services.

The Library Springfield-Greene County Library District Springfield, Missouri

Library card holders may borrow items at any Springfield-Greene County Library or bookmobile.

Items may be returned to any Library branch, the bookmobile or Price Cutter Plus Book Stop.

The first-time checkout limit is five items. After that, the limit is 50 items per card.

Items may be renewed for two additional loan periods if no one else is on hold for the item. High priority items (those in great demand) may not be renewed.

Renew items online, in person or call your local branch.

If you have more than three items overdue, or owe more than $10 in fines, fees or charges, you will not be allowed to check out additional items.

Items more than 55 days overdue will be submitted to a collection agency and subject to an additional $15 charge.

Type of Material Checkout Period Overdue Fine
Most Books and Audio Books 3 weeks 10¢ per day
High Demand and Bestseller Club Books 2 Weeks 10¢ per day
Fast Track Books, CDs and DVDs 1 Week 10¢ per day
Maximum Fines for Returned Items
Adult Items $5
Children's and Teens Items $1

Fines can be paid in person or online.