Materials Renewal

Auto-Renewal Is Here!

No Calling! No Emailing!

Your material will now auto-renew as long as the renewal limit hasn't been reached (see below) and no one is on hold for the material. If your material cannot be renewed, a library staff member will call to let you know.

  • New Books: Checkout: 2 weeks & 1 renewal
  • New DVD's (limit 4): Checkout: 2 days & 1 renewal
  • Books: Checkout: 2 weeks & 4 renewals
  • DVD's (limit 4): Checkout: 1 week & 4 renewals

To check the status and due dates of your materials, navigate to

Hold material will not be auto-renewed. 

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Severe Weather Advisory

Library programming events and the Bookmobile services are cancelled when county schools are closed due to weather or road conditions, even when the Library is open.

The Library values the safety of our staff and patrons. When weather or road conditions make driving conditions hazardous, the Library may close or have reduced service hours.

Please call the Library @ 270-527-9969 before visiting on days when weather or road conditions are questionable.
We will also alert WCBL (99.1 FM) and WCCK (95.7 FM) to Library closings and changes in our hours of operation.

Teen Reader's Advisory

The Teen Reader's Advisory is a way of matching young adult readers with books by suggesting read-alike titles or authors based on a reader's preference for a particular title, author, or genre. Our Readers' Advisory lists cover some of the most popular genres and authors being read today. If you would like a more personalized list, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or talk to any of our staff members at your branch's circulation desk.

This section is always being developed and expanded. Expect updates periodically, but in the mean time, feel free to contact us for more information.