Collection Information and Loan Periods

The Collection

Shaler North Hills Library (SNHL) offers more than 135,000 items for you and your family to borrow and enjoy.  Items include books for all ages, audio books, movies, documentaries, music, puppets and Kindles.  In addition, the library offers access to thousands of eMaterials, articles, eLearning and do-it-yourself databases via the county library system!  Ask us, we’re so glad you have chosen to visit SNHL and we are happy to help you locate what you need!

There are no limits to how many items you can borrow!  In fact, the more the merrier!  All items checkout for three weeks except the following:

  • NEW DVDs
  • Magazines–1 week

Adult and teen materials are .25 cents per day, late fee

Kids materials are .10 cents per day, late fee

In general, the county system allows for 6 renewals unless others are waiting.