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How much are the fines for overdue items?

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Suspension of Privileges
Borrowing privileges are suspended when fines total $10 or more.
All fines and fees must be paid before leaving PCOM educational programs or employment.

Fines accrue at the following rates:

  • Books: $0.25 per day
  • AVs: $1.00 per day
  • Reserves: $1.00 per hour

Paying Fines
Use your PCOM Smart ID card or pay by check made out to PCOM Library.

Lost or Damaged Books or AVs
You are responsible for the replacement of lost or damaged books and AVs. Items must be returned in good condition without evidence of defacement, mutilation, or water damage. You will be billed for the cost of lost or damaged item plus a processing fee of $25. A default price of $150 per item appears on the overdue notice. The true cost will be reflected on the Lost Item Bill.