Borrowing Books & More
Present your Bruton Memorial Library Card or Tampa Hillsborough Public Library card to check out books, DVDs, videos and more. Learn more about obtaining a library card.
Books, CDs, CD-ROMs, and magazines: 3 weeks
DVDs: 1 week
To renew items you have checked out, you may renew online, or call the Bruton Memorial Library's Service Desk at 813-757-9215. A library card number is required in order to renew items online or over the phone.
Checkout and Hold Request Limits
Library customers may:
Checkout a maximum of 50 items per library card.
Checkout a maximum of 25 DVDs as part of the 50 items per library card limit.
Have 20 hold requests at one time.
Have 10 hold requests for 10 DVDs and 10 VHS tapes as part of the 20 maximum hold requests.
Fines & Fees Effective with Materials
Fines begin at $0.20 per day on the 8th day and increase $0.20 per day to a maximum of $5 per item.
Accounts with charges of $25 or more will be sent to a collection agency with a $10 fee.
Lost or damaged items are billed at full cost plus any overdue fines that are owed. No check out is allowed until paid in full.