Library cards are free for residents of Guntersville and Marshall County, Alabama. For those who do not live in Marshall County, a library card can be purchased for a one-time $5 fee.
Books can be checked out for 2 weeks, with a possible two renewals allowed. There is a 10 cent fine added each day that each book is overdue. DVDs can be checked out for 1 week, with two possible renewals allowed. The overdue fine for DVDs is $1 per day.
Patrons may check out up to 20 books at one time, 5 audiobooks, and 5 DVDs.
There is no minimum age to have a library card, but library members under the age of 18 must have a responsible adult linked to their account.