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Fee Structure


Library late fees and replacement charges are structured to recover library costs associated with late, lost or damaged items.
  • The tables below list the fees and charges applied to a customer’s account for late, lost or damaged materials.
  • Charges for billed items will be reduced to the billing fee if the item is returned in working order.
  • Hourly late fees begin accruing when item is 60 minutes past due.

Late Fees

Type of Material: Charge:
Recalled Items $1.00 / day until billed for replacement at 15 days overdue
Equipment and Quiet Study Room Keys $1.00 / hour until billed for replacement at 24 hours overdue
ILL Material Billed for replacement at 10 days overdue
Books, Government Documents, Maps and Media Materials. Billed for replacement at 22days overdue
Bound Journals, Videos/DVDs, CDs, Music Phonodiscs, Music Collected Works. $1.00 / day until billed for replacement at 6 days overdue

 

Lost, Damaged and Replacement Fees 

Type of Material: Replacement Fee: Processing Fee: Billing Fee: Total Charge: When Billed:
Book $100.00 $25.00 $40.00 $165.00 22 days overdue
Bound Journals, Videos/DVDs, CDs, Phonodiscs $100.00 $25.00 $40.00 $165.00 6 days overdue
Laptop, Tablet PC $2,500.00 $35.00 $75.00 $2,610.00 24 hours overdue
Netbook $432.00 $35.00 $75.00 $542.00 24 hours overdue
Android Tablet, iPad $559.00 $35.00 $75.00 $669.00 24 hours overdue
Projector $1500.00 $35.00 $75.00 $1610.00 24 hours overdue
Camera $545.00 $35.00 $75.00 $655.00 24 hours overdue
Camcorder $425.00 $35.00 $75.00 $535.00 24 hours overdue
Tripod $50.00 $25.00 $40.00 $115.00 24 hours overdue
Gorilla Pod $40.00 $25.00 $40.00 $105.00 24 hours overdue
Monopod $25.00 $25.00 $40.00 $90.00 24 hours overdue
Wireless Keyboard $69.00 $25.00 $40.00 $134.00 24 hours overdue
Netbook and iPad/Android Tablet peripherals $20.00 $25.00 $40.00 $85.00 24 hours overdue
Mac Optical Disc Drives and chargers $80.00 $25.00 $40.00 $145.00 24 hours overdue
Laptop Equipment (Case) $40.00 $25.00 $40.00 $105.00 24 hours overdue
Laptop Equipment (Adapter) $80.00 $25.00 $40.00 $145.00 24 hours overdue
Quiet Study Room Key $25.00 $25.00 $40.00 $90.00 24 hours overdue
  • If a library item is returned damaged, the borrower may be assessed a billing charge up to the full replacement cost for that item. Please report any damage to library material (including highlighting and other markings) to the library information desk before checking the material out.
  • The University of Arizona may at its sole discretion utilize the services of an external collection agency or law firm to collect any remaining unpaid portion or balance owed on library fees and charges. The University of Arizona reserves the right to add all collection costs (including reasonable attorney fees) charged by an external collection agency for the collection of any amount not paid when due to the balance of any unpaid charges.

 

Last modified: August 26, 2014