Internet and Computer Services:
The Library provides internet access free of charge to all patrons. There are twelve Internet stations for use by the public. Each is equipped with word processing capability. Software is installed on each station limiting the amount of time spent on library computers to one hour per day. This is to assure that all patrons have equal access to the computers.
The Library also has Wireless Internet access. This allows patrons to bring in their laptop computers and access the Internet. No waiting for a computer, sit anywhere, no time limits!
The Library also can offer two laptop computers that can be “checked out” to patrons to use while they are in the library wherever they would like to sit.
The Cedar Springs Public Library circulates a wide variety of materials including books, audiobooks, and DVDs! Read below for additional information regarding our circulation policies.
These items may be checked out for three weeks:
- Books-on-CD (audiobooks)
These items may be checked out for one week:
- Feature Films DVD
- Non-Fiction DVD
Electronic Books through Overdrive
Most items can be renewed once if no one else is waiting for them.
- Renew in person at the library.
- Renew by phone at (616) 696-1910.
- Renew online.
- Fines for most items are 15 cents per day
- Fines for motion pictures DVD are $1.00 per day up to a maximum of $10.00.
- View your patron record to check for overdue fines.
- Returned check fee: $35.00
- Replacement library cards: $2.00
- Collection services fee for items not returned: $9.85
- Printing black and white – $.20 per page
- Printing color – $.55 per page
- Copies – $.20 per copy
- Faxing – $1.00 per page
- Scan to Email – Free
Holds may be placed on most library materials through the online catalog. If the item you want is not available at a Lakeland Library Cooperative library, Cedar Springs Public Library cardholders can request that staff search further for it.
Let us contact you by E-mail notification when your holds are ready or you have an overdue item.
Cedar Springs Public Library materials may be returned to any Lakeland Library Cooperative branch library. They may also be returned to any Kent District Library branch but please be aware that CSPL items returned to a KDL branch will not be checked in until they reach the Cedar Springs Public Library.