Fines for overdue library materials (except DVDs and videos) are charged at the rate of $.10 per day, not to exceed the current maximum fine as determined by the Public Library Directors Association. Overdue DVDs and videos are charged at the rate of $1.00 per day with a $10.00 maximum.
Inter-library loan overdue fines are based on the lending library’s return policy.
A balance of $25 in fines will result in a temporary suspension of Library privileges. A balance of $10 in fines will require a minimal payment in order to borrow Library items.
There is a processing charge of $3.00 for lost materials, in addition to the replacement cost of the material. The charge for damaged DVD and video cases is $3.00.
Revised and approved by the Pound Ridge Library Board of Trustees, May 13, 2003
Policy approved by the Pound Ridge Library Board of Trustees, November 10, 2009
Policy approved by the Pound Ridge Library Board of Trustees, December 20, 2011