HotSpot Lending

Hotspots are available on a Walk - In Basis Only and Holds May Not be placed

Mobile Hotspot – Use Agreement & Guidelines for Borrowing

·         Must be 18 years of age or older.

·         Must have a valid Driver’s License/State ID

·         A Kingsville or Conneaut Library Card, in good standing (fines less than $5.00) with a current address on file in the Buckeye Local School District or in      Conneaut, must be presented at the time of checkout.

·         You are limited to one Hotspot per household.

·         This agreement must be signed at the time of checkout.

·         You are not guaranteed 4G LTE service on Hotspots.  The first 25 GB has 4G service, after that the service may be reduced to 3G LTE.


Loan Period:  Mobile Hotspots may be checked out for 10 days.

           There is a 24 hours waiting period before checking out another Hotspot device to the same household.


·         Mobile Hotspots must be returned with original components IN PERSON to Kingsville Library.

·         Hotspots are never to be placed in Library book drop – they could be damaged and you will be responsible for replacement costs.

·         The Library reserves the right to refuse service.

·         Mobile Hotspots are due 2 hours prior to the library closing, hotspots not returned will be deactivated.

Fines & Liability:

·         The overdue fine is $5 per day, maximum of $25.

·         Hotspots use will be suspended for 30 days if overdue two times nonconsecutively.

·         Hotspots use will be blocked if overdue three times nonconsecutively.  

·         After 5 days late, the device will go to lost, and you will be billed the total replacement cost of the device and lose all library card privileges until fines        are paid.

·         Mobile Hotspots are not eligible for fine forgiveness.

·         Mobile Hotspot should be kept in a temperature- controlled environment; do not leave it in a car or outdoors.

·         Patrons are responsible for costs associated with loss or damage of Hotspot and/or cords, adapters, cases, etc.

·         Replacement Costs: Total for all items is $170.00

o    Hotspot  Device: $125.00  Case : $15.00  Charger Block & Charger Cord: $30.00

·         Patrons are not permitted to purchase or provide their own replacement items.


·         The Kingsville Public Library is not responsible for websites visited on the Mobile Hotspot or any damage to patron devices.