Loan Periods and Fines

Loan periods and fines are based on the type of item checked out. Note: materials needed by students are subject to recall after three weeks.

See Library Fines for how to pay library fines, donate food for fines or appeal library charges.

Item Loan Period Limit Renewal Overdue Fine
Books or audiobooks 21 days 50 items 2 times $.25 per day
Calculator (basic) 1 week 1 item No renewals $.25 per day
Calculator (graphing) 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
Digital cameras 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
Digital video recorder 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
Digital voice recorder 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
DSLR camera (high quality) 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
DVDs & videos 1 week 7 items 2 times $.25 per day
iPad 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
Laptop  4 hours 1 item No renewals $10 per day
Laptop 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
Magazines 21 days 50 items No renewals $.25 per day
Museum Passes 3 days 1 per type No renewals $10 per day
Music CDs 1 week 20 items 2 times $.25 per day
Newspapers no check out, library use only n/a n/a n/a
Projectors 1 week 1 item No renewals $10 per day
Reserves varies by item 3 items and 1 video 1 time (if another copy is available)Note: If another copy is not available, the item must be returned for a minimum of 15 minutes $.25 per hour
Summit items 6 weeks or 6 days (short-term loan) 50 items No renewals $.50 per day for most items, $1.00 per day for short loan items (DVDs, videos, CDs). Lost materials: $90 replacement fee.
Interlibrary loan (ILL) items 6 weeks or 6 days (short-term loan) 50 items Renewals allowed $.50 per day.  Lost or damaged materials: replacement cost determined by the library that loaned the ILL item, plus a $15 service charge.
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