Fees and Charges

The Board charges various fees and charges as per the Library Act.

Overdue charges

Late Charges on Adult Materials
Adult materials $.30 / day
Multimedia $0.30 / day
Special loans $1.50 / day
Late Charges on Children's Materials
Children's materials $0.10 / day
Multimedia $0.10 / day
Special loans $0.50 / day

Maximum Late Charge

The maximum late charge is $10.00. Your balance must be less than $10.00 in order to borrow library materials. Your borrowing privileges will be suspended if you have $10.00 or more in late charges.

Damaged or Lost Materials

Lost materials are charged the full replacement cost, plus the overdue charges and the processing fee.

Processing Fee

The processing fee is $8.00. All lost items are subject to a processing fee.

Replacement Library Cards

Adults: $2.00
Children: $1.00

Fines are not charged to Audiobook users, shut-ins, shut-in volunteers, or Books by Mail customers.

Regular Non-Resident and Visitor Fees

Household membership

12 months $200.00
6 months $100.00
3 months $50.00
2 months $35.00
1 month $20.00

Non-Resident from Former VIRL Area

Household membership

12 months $500.00
6 months $250.00
3 months $125.00
2 months $85.00
1 month $45.00

Internet Non-Resident User Membership

Regular (2 weeks) $5.00

Photocopier and Print-out Fees

One copy made by customer $0.25
One copy made by staff & kept by customer $0.25
One internet or database print-out $0.25

Inter-Library Loans

 Free.

Suspension of Borrowing Privileges

Anyone owing $10.00 or more in fees and charges loses their borrowing privileges.

  

Revised: June 2008, June 2011

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