Mission of the Library
The mission of the Plymouth District Library is to help community residents meet their personal, educational, and professional information needs.
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Today, over 25,600 City and Township residents have library cards and in 2012 a total of 389,000 people entered the Library for programming, borrowing materials, computer use and other activities.
In 2012, more than 1,010,000 items were circulated from the library.
Collections totaled 255,000 items in 2012.
Over 30,000 people attended meetings and programs at the Library - from storytimes to candidate forums to homeowners meetings.
The library is administered by an elected board of City and Township residents. Board Meetings are held at 7:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month and are open to the public.
Library Loan Periods
3 weeks for books on tape, CD-ROMs, non-fiction videos & DVDs and most books.
1 week for music cassettes, CDs, video games, magazines, pamphlets, puppets and toys, & circulating encyclopedias .
OverDrive digital e-books and e-audiobooks are downloaded for two weeks with no renewals. The electronic file locks up after 14 days.
New DVDs are on loan, free of charge, for one day. Most feature DVDs and videos circulate for 7 days free of charge.
The following are the maximum number of items that may be checked out at any given time:
- Books: No Limit
- CDs: No Limit
- DVDs: No Limit
- Blu-Rays: 2
- CD-ROMS: 10
- Video Games: 2
- OverDrive Digital Materials: 10
There is also a limit of 200 total items per library card.
When you use Plymouth District Library's wireless network you have agreed to accept our Internet Use Policy.
Wireless access is provided using a public, unsecured network.