Fines & Fees

Type of Material
Books & CDs
  • Loan Period: 3 weeks
  • Overdue fine: 25¢ a day
  • Max Fine: $5.00
New
  • Loan Period: 2 weeks
  • Overdue Fine: 25¢ a day
  • Max Fine: $10.00

DVDs

  • Loan Period: 1 week
  • Overdue Fine: $1 per day
  • Max Fine: $15
Interlibrary Loans
  • Loan Period: Set by Lender
  • Overdue Fine:25¢ a day
  • Max Fine: Cost of book
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Renewals
You may renew library material if there are no holds pending and you have not exceeded the maximum number of renewals.You may renew:
  • Online through the library online catalog
  • Over the telephone with the assistance of library staff by calling: 704-739-2371
  • With the assistance of library staff at the service desk
Senior Citizens
Ages 60+ are fine-free on all materials except for new books and DVDs. Standard fines apply.

New Card
Lost or replacement cards cost $1.

Late Notices
What happens when your items are…
  • Due in 3 days: A courtesy reminder notice email is attempted.
  • 7 days past due: A courtesy reminder notice is mailed to your home or email notification is attempted, fines are applied.
  • 21 days past due: A final notice is mailed to your home or email notification is attempted, fines are applied.
  • 45 Days past due: Your borrowing privileges are suspended and a bill is mailed. Maximum overdue fines as well as the cost of materials are charged to you. Unpaid fines remain on your account even if materials are returned.
  • 60 days Uncollected Bills: Outstanding billed materials or fine accounts of $5 or more are referred to Unique Management Services. A $10 fee is applied to bills greater than $25 and $5 fee applied to bills less than $25.