Rules for borrowing DVDs and videos
  • The Friends of the Waltham Public Library purchase the entertainment videos, DVDs, and Blu-ray discs. There is a rental charge for these movies of $1.00 per week per item. Late fees are $.25 per day for each item. Movies circulate for seven days and can only be renewed in person and as long as no other patrons are waiting.
  • Educational and documentary films are free of charge, circulate for three weeks, and may be renewed if no other patrons are waiting.
Rules for borrowing music CDs
  • All CDs and boxed sets are free, circulate for three weeks, and may be renewed if no other patrons are waiting.
  • Patrons may borrow a limit of THREE boxed sets. Boxed sets count as one CD. These sets may be renewed.
  • Patrons may borrow a limit of THREE Christmas CDs with no renewals.
Rules for borrowing audiobooks
  • Books on CD, tape, and Playaway are free and most may be borrowed for three weeks and renewed twice if no other patrons are waiting.

The Waltham Public Library is not responsible for any damage to a patron's equipment.