Your borrowing privileges give you access to the Union Public Library’s large collection of books, periodicals, DVD’s, Blu-ray discs, audiobooks, music CD’s and more.
There is no limit to the number of materials you may borrow at one time except for the following types:
|Test Preparation||2 per account|
|DVD’s||5 Adult & 5 Youth per account|
|Video games||2 per account|
|Music CD’s||5 per account|
|YA Summer Reading List||3 per account|
|Juvenile Summer Reading List||3 per account|
|Museum Passes||1 per Adult account|
|Chromebook Laptops||1 per Adult account|
|Launchpads||1 per account|
|Video Games||$1.00 per day|
|Museum Passes||$5.00 per day|
Overdue fines will be charged on the above material, due to limited supply
|Materials||Loan Period||# of Renewals|
|Fiction/Non Fiction||28 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|New Fiction and New Non-Fiction||14 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|Career Materials||14 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|YA Summer Reading List||14 days||1 renewal, if no reserves|
|Test Preparation||14 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|Magazines||14 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|Audiobooks on CD||14 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|DVD/Blu Ray||3, or 14 days||1 renewal, if no reserves|
|CD Music||14 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|Youth and YA Launch Pads||14 days||2 renewals, if no reserves|
|Video Games||14 days||1 renewal, if no reserves|
|Museum Passes||3 Days||None|
|Chromebook Laptops||28 Days||None|
“Reciprocal” or “Regional” borrowing is a program in which your hometown library has lending and borrowing agreements with neighboring libraries in the same county and/or with libraries in a neighboring county. For instance, Union Public Library is a member of the M.U.R.A.L. program. M.U.R.A.L. stands for Middlesex Union Reciprocal Associated Libraries. Union Public Library cardholders may borrow, in-person only, from any one of the participating libraries listed below. Individual libraries may restrict type and amount of materials borrowed.
Middlesex Union Reciprocal Agreement Libraries
M.U.R.A.L. patrons may borrow from any of the participating libraries listed below.
Please call ahead for any borrowing restrictions.