107 NE Monroe Peoria, Illinois 61602-1070

On Tuesday, January 23 and Wednesday, January 24, the library's checkout software will be upgraded. During the upgrade process, library patrons and staff will be unable to register, renew or modify library card account information or place or modify holds/reserves of materials. Users will not be able to check out books from the e-book services ADML and e-Read Illinois on Tuesday morning. Books and audiobooks that have been downloaded already. will work The upgrade will affect most local public libraries. Please contact the library staff for additional assistance. Thank you for your patience while we bring you improved service.

Loan Periods

Guide to Circulation of Library Materials

Item Check out Period Limit Fines per day per item
Books 2 weeks * 10 cents


Books on CDs

2 weeks

2 weeks

5 titles

5 titles

50 cents

50 cents

Magazines 2 weeks 10 magazines** 10 cents




2 weeks

2 weeks


5 DVDs

up to 3 renewals**




E-books 1-3 weeks 5 titles No fines

*A total of 50 items may be checked out on a single library card.
Of these 50 items, 20 items may be children's books. There are specific
limits that apply to the various media as described above.

**Effective September 2, 2014. The Peoria Public Library Board of Trustees approved this policy change on July 15, 2014.