Fines and Fees

 

Overdue Fines

$0.10 per day with a maximum per item of $10.00

Use of card is blocked when fines reach $2.00. If at any time fines reach or exceed $2.00, the entire amount must be paid off before the card will be reactivated.

Replacement Costs

Damaged or lost library materials will be charged the list price as the replacement cost plus a $10.00 processing fee, with two exceptions:

  • Magazines will be $5.00 for a replacement, plus a $5.00 processing fee.
  • Children’s paperbacks are charged the list price, plus a $5.00 processing fee.

Replacement of Lost or Stolen Card

$1.00

Fee for Collection Agency

If a patron account is referred to collection, a $20.00 referral fee will be assessed and charged to the account.

Photocopy/Printing Charges

  • $0.10 per page for black and white
  • $0.50 per page for color

Milwaukee County Resident Card Fee

$75 per patron per year