Library Services

There are so many services that we offer our patrons every day!

Look below to learn more...

Borrowing Materials
  • Books, Magazines, Audiobooks, CDs   (28 Day Loans)
     

  • DVDs, Video Games, Hotspots, Cake Pans, Chromebooks, Board Games & Glue Guns (7 Day Loans)
     

  • FINE FREE (except Hotspots & Chromebooks)
     

  • Autorenewal on all items that do not have holds
     

  • Notifications on items coming due, overdue items, or items ready for pick up (for email or text only)

    *courtesy calls for phone users when items ready for pickup

Chromebook Lending
  • Chromebooks have a 7 day loan period
     

  • They will be remotely deactivated at 8pm on the day they are due & profiles erased
     

  • Overdue Chromebooks are a charge of $25 per day


    Please read our POLICY  for
    more information

Events & Classes
  • Through out the year there are a number of events or classes for people of all ages to attend

     

  • Check the Event Calendar for upcoming events & classes

     

  • Call the library if you have suggestions for library classes or events for the public

    Elmore Library: (419) 862-2482

    Genoa Library:  (419) 855-3380

Faxing 
  • Fax your materials or have faxes sent to the library

     

  • To Send--$1.00 for the first page & .25 each additional page 

     

  • To Receive-- .25 per page


    Elmore Fax: (419) 862-2123

    Genoa Fax:  (419) 855-7012

Laminating Services
  • $1.00 – 2 ½” x 3 ¾”
    (Business Card)

  • $2.00 –  9” x 11 ½”
    (Letter)

  • $3.00 – 11” x 17”
    (Menu Size)

     

  • We CANNOT laminate government issued items
     

  • The Library is not responsible for damaged items during lamination

Local History Research
  • Search Primary & Secondary Records from Northwest Ohio
     

  • Search our Online Digital Collection
     

  • Personalized Research with our Local History Librarian
     

  • Have your Records Scanned by Staff for Personal Use & Library Use
     

  • Available at Elmore Library  Location Only

Photocopying

Black & White Copies

  • 8.5 x 11     Single Side        .15

  • 8.5 x 11   Double Sided     .25

  • 8.5 x 14     Single Side        .25

  • 8.5 x 14   Double Sided     .35

  • 11 x 17      Single Side        .30

  • 11 x 17   Double Sided      .40

Color Copies

  • 8.5 x 11     Single Side        .25

  • 8.5 x 11   Double Sided     .35

  • 8.5 x 14     Single Side        .35

  • 8.5 x 14   Double Sided     .45

  • 11 x 17      Single Side        .50

  • 11 x 17   Double Sided      .60

If you bring your own paper--ALL copies half price

Public Access Computers
  • Free Access to Internet  (Also  Free Wifi Connections)
     

  • Free Access to Microsoft Office Software & Adobe (PDF) Viewing
     

  • All Computers have Printing capabilities (copy prices apply)
     

  • Download the SHARP app to print wirelessly from your device
     

  • Computer Usage Limited to 30 Minutes unless there is no wait or you are doing homework/office work

Ellison Die Cut Machine
  • Use our Die Cuts
    (letters & objects) to make
    your own cut outs


     

  • If we do not have want you want, we can order a die cut from another library

     

  • Bring Your Own Paper

Forms
  • Pick up free forms at the library
     

  • Tax Forms (uncommon forms will be printed for .15 per page)
     

  • Voter Registration
     

  • Golden Buckeye Card (fill it out at the library & we will send it in)
     

  • Legal Forms (via NUWAV FORMS)
     

  • School Medical Forms
     

  • Sports Forms

Notary
  • Licensed Ohio Notary Public at Elmore & Genoa Libraries
     

  • Free Service
     

  • Please call the library for an appt.
     

  • Notary services are not available for the following: depositions, protests, I9 verification, mortgage or real estate documents, corporate body documents, or certification of vital records (birth, marriage, death, passports).

Scanning
  • Scanning of photos/documents to email or USB drives

     

  • Ask staff for assistance with the equipment

Typewriter
  • Typewriters Available for Public Use

     

  • Bring own Paper/Documents

Wi-Fi
  • Free Wi-fi Connections

     

  • Hotspots for 7-day loan at each library (wi-fi to take home)

      Please read our POLICY to learn        more about Hotspot lending