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Library Cards:  Any Ohio resident with required proof of address may obtain a library card at no charge; children under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian's signature.  The library will charge a nominal fee for the replacement of the card.

Books, Magazines, Audiobooks, DVDs and CDs:  You can borrow up to 15 books for 28 days, up to 6 best-seller fiction titles for 28 days, up to 6 magazines for 14 days, up to 5 audiobooks for 14 days, up to 4 DVDs for 7 days and up to 4 music CDs for 7 days.

Overdue fines for videos are $1.00 per business day.  Dimes, quarters, nickels, dollars, and pennies are welcome for overdue books, magazines, audios, & CDs.

Up to 3 hold requests may be placed if the items are currently unavailable.  Any item may be renewed for one additional borrowing period unless items already have hold requests.  Items may be renewed at the Library, by telephone or online.

For our patrons' convenience when the library is closed, the Mechanicsburg Public Library provides a 24-hour Book Drop for all library items.

Digital audiobooks, eBooks, magazines, music and videos are available to download with your library card and a pin number at the Ohio Digital Library from the link on our website and at

Digital magazines are also available at Flipster.

We can borrow additional books and audiobooks from other libraries for you to pick up and return to our location.