Answered By: Daniel Kiely
Last Updated: Nov 23, 2015     Views: 123

Yes, to ensure fair access, there are charges for overdue materials.

Bring overdue materials to the Circulation and Reserve Desk and pay overdue charges. Report lost materials immediately and pay for lost and damaged materials at the Circulation and Reserve Desk. Transcripts and registration privileges will be withheld pending clearance of Library obligations.

Overdue fines are as follows:

  • Regular 3-week checkout books are 25 cents per item per day
  • 3-hour reserve items are 50 cents per item per hour
  • Other reserve items are 50 cents per item per day

When a book is not returned by the time it is 30 days overdue, a bill for the replacement price will be mailed to the borrower. If the book is returned, the replacement price will be dropped and only the overdue fee will be charged to the borrower.

Borrowing, privileges, registration, and transcripts will be withheld pending payment of library charges.

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