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Fine and Fee Information


Overdue Materials

The first overdue notice is sent 5 days after the due date. A second overdue notice is sent 10 days later. Fifty days after the second notice, the item is billed as lost.

Failure to pay fines/fees promptly will result in a block on borrowing privileges when the amount reaches $10. All fine/fee payments are made at the Circulation Desk. Patrons with outstanding obligations to the library may be referred to a collection agency.

Fine Amounts

Fine Type Fee Amount
Overdue, General Collection
$.25/day
Overdue, Government Pub.
$.25/day
Overdue, IMC

Overdue, Interlibrary Loan
$.25/day

$1.00/day
Overdue, Media
$.25/day
Overdue, Periodicals
$2.00/day
Course Reserves
Overdue, 2 Hour Reserves
$.01/minute
Overdue, 1, 3, & 7 Day Reserves
$1.00/day
Laptops, Cameras & Roomkey
Overdue, Laptop
$10.00/hour
Overdue, Digital Camera
$10.00/hour
Overdue, Digital Video Camera
$10.00/hour
Overdue, Tripod
$10.00/hour
Overdue, Roomkey
$5.00/hour
Other
Interlibrary Loan Not Picked Up

Interlibrary Loan Return Without Bookband

Recalled Items
$5.00

$5.00

$2.00/day
Returned Without a Barcode
$5.00 


Replacement Fees

Item
Replacement
Processing
Max Overdue
Book
$60
$10
$15
Periodical
$5
$10
$10
Paperback
$10
$10
$15
Gov. Pub.
Varies
$10
$15
CD
$60
$10
$15
DVD
$300
$10
$15
Locker Key
$50 $10 $15
Laptops, Cameras, and Other Equipment*
Dell Laptop
$1200
$10
$300
Mac Laptop
$1300
$10
$300
iPad $600 $10 $300
Digital Camera
$180
$10
$250
Digital Camera DSLR $700 $10 $250
Video Camera
$800
$10
$300
Tripod
$30
$10
$30
Digital Voice Recorder $100 $10 $30
Group Study Rooms $25 $10 $30
USB Microphone $20 $10 $30
Laptop & Camera Accessories*
Laptop Case
$40
$10
-
Digital Camera Case
$10
$10
-
Video Camera Case
$20
$10
-
Tripod Case
$10
$10
-
Mouse
$12
$10
-
Network Cable
$7
$10
-
Laptop Power Supply
$65
$10
-
8GB SD Card
$15
$10
-
iPad USB Cable $19 $10 -
IPad USB Power Adapter $29 $10 -
DSLR Lens Cap $10 $10  


*All replacement costs are subject to change

 

Fine Appeals

If you feel you are being unjustly fined, you may submit a fine appeal. You can fill out the online Fine/Overdue Appeal Form or print out our Fine/Overdue Appeal Form (.pdf) and submit a paper copy. Paper appeals can be dropped off at the Circulation Desk or mailed to:

McIntyre Library-Circulation Desk
UW-Eau Claire
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004

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