Fines and Fees

  1. New Haven Community Library patrons will not be charged card fees.
  2. There is no limit to the amount of material that may be borrowed, but the Librarian has the authority to place a reasonable limit on a patron’s borrowing. 
  3. The Library encourages the return of borrowed materials on time and in good condition. 
  4. There will be no fines for overdue materials, but a conscience box is provided. However, borrowing privileges may be curtailed if books are not returned by the date due. 
  5. Patrons are responsible for replacement costs of lost or damaged items. 
  6. Inter-Library Loan books are offered free, but voluntary donations for postage and handling are gladly accepted. 
  7. Other fees for such things as photocopies or computer printouts shall be set at the discretion of the Librarian in consultation with the Board of Trustees.