107 NE Monroe Peoria, Illinois 61602-1070

Friendly Friends Bookstore at Main Library will be closed Jan. 18 and Jan. 20.

Our Friendly Finds Bookstore at Main Library will be closed Saturday, Jan. 18 and Monday, Jan. 20.

Bookstores within our other locations will be open during regular branch hours. 

Loan Periods

Guide to Circulation of Library Materials

Item Check out Period Limit Fines per day per item
Books 2 weeks * 10 cents


Books on CDs

2 weeks

2 weeks

5 titles

5 titles

50 cents

50 cents

Magazines 2 weeks 10 magazines** 10 cents




2 weeks

2 weeks


5 DVDs

up to 3 renewals**




E-books 1-3 weeks 5 titles No fines

*A total of 50 items may be checked out on a single library card.
Of these 50 items, 20 items may be children's books. There are specific
limits that apply to the various media as described above.

**Effective September 2, 2014. The Peoria Public Library Board of Trustees approved this policy change on July 15, 2014.