Masks required for entry

In accordance with recommendations from the Center for Disease Control, masks are required to be worn by staff and patrons.

Masks must cover both nose and mouth.

Check Out Limits

A Bloomington Public Library card in good standing can be used in the Library, on the Bookmobile, at Normal Public Library, and at other public libraries throughout the state of Illinois.

A library card allows patrons to have up to 50 items checked out from Bloomington Public Library with the following limits:

15 CDs
15 DVDs
15 BluRays
15 Audiobooks
15 Magazines
2 Video Games
2 Kits
1 Pass


At one time, patrons may have up to 15 hold requests on Bloomington Public Library items and up to 10 hold requests on Interlibrary Loan items. Items in the 7 Day Loan collection cannot be put on hold.