Fines & Fees

Fines and fees are paid at the cashier window adjacent to the Guest Services/Checkout Desk. We take cash or check for payments, no credit cards. If you receive a bill in the mail and feel it is in error, please come to the cashier window and ask for a supervisor, or you may call (818) 677-2274.

Students

General Circulation Items:

  • Overdue items: 15¢ per item per day, with a $10 maximum fine per item.
  • Damaged items: actual repair or replacement cost (whichever is less), plus a $10 processing fee, and any late fees.
  • Lost items: actual replacement cost, plus a $10 processing fee, and any late fees.

Reserve Book Room and Music & Media Reserve Items:

  • Two-hour in-house Library use: $1 per hour, or fraction thereof, per overdue item.
  • Overnight loan: items must be returned by 9 a.m. the day following checkout. After 9 a.m. it is $1 per hour, or fraction thereof, per overdue item.
  • Two-day loan: $1 per day, per overdue item.
  • Seven-day loan: 25¢ per day, per overdue item.
  • Fourteen-day loan: 15¢ per day, per overdue item.

Laptops, Tablets and Media Equipment:

  • $25 per day or portion thereof until all parts returned

Faculty

General Circulation Items:

  • Should you lose an item, you will be billed for the actual replacement cost of that item.

Laptops and Tablets

  • $25 per day or portion thereof until all parts returned