Newark Public Library


Loan Periods & Renewals

Books, audio books, CD’s, magazines, and nonfiction videos are all loaned for 3 weeks.

A longer 6 week loan period is also available on some of these items upon request.

All popular videos are loaned for 1 week.

In most cases, each item can be renewed up to 2 times by visiting the library in person, giving us a call, or through your online account at

Fines & Fees

All materials other than videos that are not returned on time will accrue a fine of $0.20 per day late.

Videos not returned on time will accrue a fine of $1.00 for each day they are late. Video games accrue a fine of $1.00 per day late.

If at any time your account exceeds $5.00 in fines/fees or you have more than 5 overdue items, your borrowing privileges will be suspended until your account is settled.

Other Policies

Bidding and Procurement Policy

Board Member Code of Ethics

CEO and Treasurer Code of Ethics

Circulation Policy

Collection Development Policy

Confidentiality of Records

Corporate Credit Card Policy

Disaster Plan

eReader and Tablet Loan Policy

Executive Director Evaluation Policy

Gift Policy

Investment Policy

Leafleting Policy

Library Conduct Policy

Library Technology Use Policy

Meals and Refreshments Policy

Meeting Room Policy

Personnel Policy

Reimbursement Policy

Sick Leave Bank

Video Surveillance Policy

Whistleblower Policy

Workplace Violence Policy

  • Hours

    Monday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
    Tuesday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
    Wednesday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
    Thursday 9:30 am - 8:00 pm
    Friday 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
    Saturday* 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
    Sunday Closed

  • Get in Touch

    121 High St
    Newark, NY 14513
    Phone: (315) 331-4370
    Fax: (315) 331-0552

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