Patron Policy

North Sioux City residents can receive their library card by simply bringing in a proof of residency.

A library card for non-residents is $40.00 per household, per year. A non-resident fee is to be paid by anyone not residing in the incorporated city of North Sioux City. The library budget is solely funded by the city of North Sioux City.

Checkout Policy

DVDs: 7 Days
Book Club Books: 2 Weeks
Books, Magazines & Audiobooks: 3 Weeks

Winter Weather Policy

North Sioux City Community Library
Winter policy: we are open unless City Hall closes.
Programming is subject to weather conditions.
If in doubt contact the library.

Renewal Policy

All materials may be renewed one time unless the material is on hold for another patron. You may renew materials at the library or over the phone during business hours.

Outside of business hours? Use our card catalog. Login with your card # and password and renew your books online with 24/7 access.

Overdue Fees Policy

All Materials: After 6 weeks without a renewal, materials go on the library lost list.  At this time the full amount of the material checked out is added to your account for payment.  You will no longer be able to check out books until this fine is satisfied or materials are returned.  If materials are returned in good shape the outstanding fine will be waived.