Residents of Adams County (18 or older and completed high school) may register for a free Community Borrower card by filling out an application at the library’s Check Out Desk. High School residents of Adams County (age 16-18) may apply for a library card if accompanied by a guardian. Community Borrowers can become a Friend of the Library by making an annual $50 donation which grants DVD and CD check-out privileges.
Students and faculty of the Lutheran Seminary at Gettysburg, ACLCP schools, PALCI schools, or Mt. St. Mary’s may apply for a library card by filling out an application and presenting a current college ID at the library’s Check Out Desk. ACLCP and PALCI patron accounts are only valid for one semester at a time.
Community borrowers and borrowers from affiliated schools and institutions may not check out items on reserve for Gettysburg College courses.
|Patron Type||Books||DVDs||CDs||# of Items Loaned||# of DVDs Loaned||eBook Access||ILL|
|Community Borrower||28 days||n/a||n/a||20||n/a||No||No|
|Friend of the Library||28 days||5 days||7 days||20||3 @ a time||No||No|
|Lutheran Seminary||28 days||5 days||7 days||20||3 @ a time||No||No|
|High School||28 days||n/a||n/a||8||n/a||No||No|
|Mount St. Mary's||28 days||n/a||n/a||8||n/a||No||No|
Overdue and Replacement Fees
|Books||$0.25 per day per book||Minimum of $80|
|Reserve Items||$0.50 first hour, $1 per hour after||Minimum of $80|
|DVDs||$1 per day per DVD||Minimum of $70|
|CDs||$1 per day per CD||Minimum of $45|
|Recalled Book||$0.50 per day||Minimum of $80|