Library Fines and Charges

(Addendum to Circulation and Customer Accounts Policy)

 

Section: Library Operations


Approved: 4/16/2009 Reviewed: 4/21/2011

Revised: 4/19/2012, 10/18/2012, 11/21/2013, 1/15/2015, 4/18/2019


 

Fines

General Collection Books and Other Materials:

Daily Fine (per item): $0.25

Maximum Fine (per item, except magazines): $5.00

Maximum Fine (per magazine): $2.00

 

Youth and Young Adult Books and Other Materials:

Daily Fine (per item): $0.25

Maximum Fine (per item): $2.00

 

Standard Charges

Replacement Borrower’s Card: $1.00

Adult and Youth Materials (except magazines): Cost of item

Magazines: $5.00

Map Inserts in Travel Books: $2.00

CD Insert in Book: $10.00

Media/Special Packaging or Liner Notes: $5.00

Replaceable Part From a Set: Cost of part

Irreplaceable Part From a Set: Cost of item/set

Processing Charge for Lost or Irreparably Damaged Items: $5.00

Repairable Damage to an Item: $2.00

Referral to Debt Collection: $10.00

 

Note: Borrowing privileges are suspended when charges on an Individual Account or Educator Account reach $10 or charges on a Family Account or Professional Account reach $20.