Anyone with a BCCLS library card can take out items at the Emerson Library, and most materials can be returned to any other BCCLS library. Only New (High Demand) DVDs must be returned to the Emerson Public Library.
|New Books||14 days|
|Regular Books||28 days|
|New (High Demand) Movies||3 days, no renewals, $1.00 per day late fee|
|Video Games||7 days, $1.00 per day late fee|
|TV Shows||14 days|
|Books on CD||14 days|
|Children’s Holiday and Summer Reading Books||14 days|
|Children’s Graphic Novels||14 days|
All Emerson books are $0.10 per day when returned late. Media (DVDs, CDs, Books on CD, etc.) is $0.25 per day. New (High Demand) DVDs and Video Games are $1.00 per day late up to $5.00. Items ordered through inter-library loan may vary as each library in Bergen County has its own fine policies.
The Library offers outgoing fax service to the public. It costs $1.00 per page. No international or inbound faxes.
The library has free wifi. To use the library computers, patrons must have a valid BCCLS library card and sign in and out in the computer log book. Printing is $0.15 per page black and white and $0.25 per page color. We have a color scanner and Microsoft Office.
For information about materials specifically designed for people with vision or physical impairments, please visit the website of the Talking Books and Braille Center run by the NJ State Library.