Fines & Fees


  • Library Materials Check-Out
    • Basic Overdue rate: $0.25 per item per day overdue, not to exceed cost of the item.
    • Delinquent Accounts (fines/fees in excess of $50): $7.50 for sending to collections agency.
    • Replacement Library cards: $2.20 each (includes sales tax).
    • Processing fee for lost and damaged materials: Cost of item plus $7.00 processing fee.
    • Lost or Damaged Laptop: Cost of replacement or repair.
    • Pay a Fine/Fee
  • Copies
    • Photocopies (except from microform)
      - Self-Serve Photocopies: $0.10 per page.
      - Staff-Made Photocopies: $2.50 for the first page and $0.20 per each additional page.
    • Photocopies from microform
      - Staff-made copies: $1.00 per page.
    • Self-Made Computer printouts: $0.10 per page (black & white)/ $0.50 per page (color).
    • Photocopy and printout fees will be charged to patrons supplying their own paper.
    • Scanning of materials housed in the Heritage Center
      - Only available at the Central Library, Heritage Center: $8.00 per quarter hour.
  • Information Delivery
    • Faxed information: $5.00 for the first page, plus $0.20 for each additional page. No charge for FAX cover sheet. The following branches have Fax service: Bear Mountain, San Joaquin, and Woodward Park.
    • Mailed Information: $5.50 for the first page, plus $0.20 for each additional page.
  • Other Special Services
    • Flash Drive: $5.00 (includes sales tax).
    • Meeting Room cleaning charge: Use of room: $0. If cleaning required after use: $60 per hour with $30 minimum. Damage Fine: cost to repair.
    • Service charge: $18.00 for returned checks.
    • Headphones: $5.00 (includes sales tax).
    • 3D Printer fee: $2.00 per hour.

Master Schedule of Fees approved by the Fresno County Board of Supervisors June 6, 2017; effective July 20, 2017.