Fines

FINES AND FEES

Policy Statement

THE CPCC LIBRARY CHARGES FINES AS AN INCENTIVE FOR PATRONS TO RETURN MATERIALS IN A TIMELY MANNER SO THAT OTHER PATRONS CAN HAVE ACCESS TO THE ITEMS. THE CPCC LIBRARY CHARGES FEES TO OFFSET THE COST OF RECOVERING AND REPLACING LOST AND DAMAGED LIBRARY MATERIALS.

  • A fine is a variable charge imposed for the late return of library materials.
  • A fee is a fixed charge imposed to cover the cost of processing replacement library materials or recovering or replacing lost ones.

 

FINES AND FEES TABLE

Print Materials: $0.25 per day

A/V Materials: $1.00 per day

Reserves: $2.00 per hour

Equipment: $10.00 per hour

Fine for Unreturned Recalls: $1.00 per day

Unreturned ILL: $1.00 per day

 

Crossroads Café

Policy Statement

Crossroads Café kits are to be checked-out from participating campus libraries only by students enrolled in LEP 6000 at that particular campus. A valid borrower will either be listed in the library’s database, listed on the registration roster provided by Crossroads staff or has a registration form from the LEP faculty member.

Policy Details

 

  • The borrower must present a valid CPCC ID.
  • Students may only borrow one kit at a time.
  • Kits are loaned for 7 days with one (1) additional, 7-day renewal, provided student does not have an overdue fine in excess of $5
  • Students will be limited to one kit per person. No more than one (1) kit can be checked-out on a patron account at any given time
  • Renewals can be made in-person, over the phone, or at the library’s website.
  • There are no check-outs or renewals on the final week of class.

 

For charges associated with Crossroads Café, please see section 7.3