Resident and nonresident library cards are available at Willard Library. To qualify for a free library card, you must reside or pay property taxes within the school district boundaries of Battle Creek, Harper Creek, Lakeview, or Pennfield. Nonresident households may purchase an annual Willard Library card. Visit the checkout desk for more details.

Check Out Guidelines
Item Loan Period Fine
Books, CD books and digital audio books 4 weeks $0.10/day
New books, best-sellers and music CDs 2 weeks $0.10/day
DVDs 1 week $0.50/day
Children's books, CD books and digital audio books 4 weeks No Fine
Toys 4 weeks No Fine
Children's Tablets 1 week No Fine









Willard offers automatic renewals. Three days before materials are due, guests will receive an email with their new due dates. DVDs and items that have holds are not eligible for renewal. The due dates for those items will remain the same.