Elk Township Library
29 E. Lapeer Street
Box 268
Peck, MI 48466-0268

(810) 378-5409

Library Information

Policy Manual

Fines, Fees, and Loans

3-week checkout // 3-week renewal

New Books
3-week checkout // no renewals

Compact Discs
3-week checkout // 3-week renewal

Limited to 2 checkouts // 3-week checkout // 3-week renewal

Limited to 2 checkouts // 3-week checkout // 3-week renewal

3-week checkout // 3-week renewal

Library Cards

On filling out an application card, identification will be required. The identification required shall be in the form of two (2) sources.

  1. One piece of photo identification (driver's license, state identification card.  College Identification, etc,) is required for all cards with the exception of children who Must have a parent or legal guardian provide identification.
  2. Social Security Card
  3. Bill addressed to applicant at the stated address
  4. Letter addressed to applicant at the stated address
  5. Library card from another library

Children applying for a library card must have their card application signed by a parent or legal guardian.  The parent or legal guardian must provide the required identification.

Parents may not obtain cards for their children unless the children are present.  

If your library card has been lost or stole, please call the library at (810) 359-8267.  The fee for a replacement card is $5.00.


  Overdue Material

Overdue notices will be sent once each week.  All items overdue more that two (2) days will receive notice of overdue charges.

A second notice will be sent two (2) weeks after the initial notice.  Non-Compliance with second notice may result in legal action.

All overdue fines must be paid before any additional material may be checked out.

Overdue fines

5¢ per day/per item: paperbacks and magazines

10¢ per day/per item: hard cover fiction (adult and juvenile), "stack" of children's books (picture & easy)

25¢ per day/per item: reference materials (adult & juvenile), compact discs (cds)

$1.00 per day/ per item: video cassettes and DVD's.

Charges for each item are not to exceed the cost (or estimated cost if unknown) of item.

Senior citizens and shut-ins will not be charged overdue fines.