Today could be your lucky day.
Suppose you are anxiously awaiting the release of the hottest, newest best seller by your favorite author. You’re number 26 on the holds list, so you could be waiting a while. But then… As you are browsing the library’s new books, you notice a copy of YOUR book—that hottest, newest best seller by your favorite author—sitting on the Lucky Day shelf. Hooray—it is your lucky day! All you have to do is take that book to the circulation desk and check it out—no wait necessary!
Lucky Day combines shorter check-out periods, no holds or renewals, and a bit of luck for faster access to our most in-demand titles. Lucky Day items are simply extra copies of the most popular books, DVDs, and Blu-rays made available on a first-come, first-served basis. Regular copies of each Lucky Day title are also available for standard holds and checkouts for anyone who needs longer checkout periods or doesn’t mind the wait list.
Lucky Day Books
This collection includes mostly high-demand new releases, though other popular titles—such as books with recent movie adaptations—may occasionally be included. Holds and renewals are not permitted. Late charges are 50¢ per day per item.
Check-out limit: 2 books per account
Check-out period: 14 days
Lucky Day Videos
This collection includes mostly high-demand new video releases or seasonal favorites available on Blu-ray and DVD. Holds and renewals are not permitted. Late charges are $1.00 per day per item.
Check-out limit: 2 total videos per adult-status account
Check-out period: 3 days