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Fines & Library Charges


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Overdue fines

  • 75 cents per day for circulating Kresge Library books, documents, LPs, and cassettes.
  • There is a grace period of 14 days, during which fines accumulate but are not applied to the account. However, an $11.25 fine is assessed on day 15.
  • The maximum fine for circulating Kresge Library books, documents, LPs, and cassettes is $50, which is assessed when an item is 67 days overdue.
  • 5 cents per hour for Videos, DVDs, music CDs.
  • $1.00 per hour for all reserve materials and laptops.
  • Once library fines reach $25, checkout of materials will be blocked until fines have been paid.
  • Fines > $25 will result in a Banner Hold at the end of each semester.
  • At 150 days past due the account will be sent to collections.


Library charges

  • Books, CDs, DVDs, Records
    • $50 library charge after 66 days.
  • Laptops
    • Dell Latitude Laptop $799 replacement fee
    • Samsung NC 10 Netbook $445 replacement fee
  • Laptop Powercords
    • $50 to replace the laptop powercords.


    Fines for OU faculty and staff

    • Checkout of materials will be blocked if items are more than 66 days overdue.
    • Checkout of materials will be blocked if more than 15 items are overdue.
    • $50 lost item charge for lost Kresge Library items.

Online Materials

databases, e-books, etc...


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