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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.

For all borrowers:

  • Lost or damaged items in the General Collection (books, periodicals and media excluding Course Reserves): $115
  • Lost or damaged items borrowed through CSU+: $105

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: When loaned overnight, items are due the next open day, one hour after the library opens. The fee 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.

Reserve items must be returned to the Course Reserves desk (4th floor, east wing); failure to do so may result in fees.

Laptops, Tablets and Learning Commons Media Equipment:

  • $25 per day or portion thereof until all parts returned
  • Fees equal to the repair or replacement of lost or damaged items, plus a $75 processing fee.