Library Cards and Borrowing Materials

Library Cards
Geneva Public Library issues library cards free of charge to all who reside within the Geneva city limits, and/or within the Chelsea, Geneva, Madison, or Stanton townships in Fillmore County.  Library cards expire one year after they are granted, and each year subsequently; and may be renewed with a simple phone call or visit to confirm their contact information.

Those who reside outside of Geneva city limits or in townships not mentioned above may obtain a library card for an annual fee of $20.

If you participate in the NebrasKard program through your home library, you may obtain a Geneva Public Library card free of charge.

Please stop in the library to complete a library card application.

Please bring these items when completing a library card application at the library:
  • Current photo identification.
  • Proof of current mailing address.
Children under age 18 must have a parent/guardian signature on their library card application.
Checkout Limits
  • There is a checkout limit of 50 print materials and audiobooks per library card (two renewals).
  • There is a checkout limit of 10 Blu-ray, DVD, and VHS movies, and music cd's, per library card (no renewals).
Fees & Renewing Materials
  • Overdue print materials and audiobooks are charged $0.10 per day.
  • Overdue movies are charged $1.00 per day.
  • Print materials and audiobooks check out for a two week loan period, and can be renewed twice.
  • Movies check out for a two day loan period, and cannot be renewed.
  • All materials may be renewed in person, by calling the library during open hours, by logging into your account in the online catalog at any time.
Contact Library Staff
There are many ways to get in touch with library staff, during regular library hours.
  • Stop by!
  • Call 402-759-3416.
  • Text 402-264-6914.
  • Send an email.
  • Send a message through Facebook to "Geneva Nebraska Public Library".