Rates effective February 4, 2019
Fines and fees can be paid at your local branch library.
|Initial Card||Replacement Fee|
|FREE||$2.00 per card|
|Books, Magazines, Talking Books||Videos and DVDs||Special Loans|
|3 Weeks||1 Week||Vary|
You may renew most items once by phone, in person or online, as long as the items are not reserved for someone else. Special Loan items are not renewable.
All materials, including videos and DVDs, may be returned in the book drop when the library is closed.
Overdue Fines and Fees
|Overdue Fine||ILL Request (initial fee for items requested outside of the MCFL system)||Item lost or damaged beyond repair||Lost item found/returned||LostCD (belonging to a set)||Magazine Replacement||Lost item found/returned|
|.25 per item per day (All patron ages.)||$3.00 per title request||Cost of item +$10 processing fee||$10 processing fee||$10 per CD||$5 per magazine||$10 processing fee|
Only one overdue/billing notice will be sent after 4 weeks. Library users with overdue fines must either:
- Pay their entire fine, or
- Pay at least 10% of balances below $25 at each visit
Borrowing privileges will be blocked on accounts with balances of $25 or more.
Accounts with balances of $50 or more will be sent to a Debt Collection Agency.
|Returned check fee||Referral of Delinquent Account for Collection|
|$25 per check||$12 per account|
(self-service) – where available
|.15 per page||.25 per page||.15 per page||.15 per page|
|Obituary Search||Californiana Local History Digital Image|
|$10 per exam||FREE||$5 per name||$20 per image (personal/nonprofit use)
$35 per image (commercial use)
Public use Fax
|Sending (within US only)||Receiving|
|$3.50 first page
.50 for each additional page
|.50 per page|
Meeting Room Use (1-hour minimum)
|Full Service (Separate entrance.)||Non-Full Service|
|$20 per hour||$10 per hour|