Library Fines

  • Are automatically assessed by our system.
  • Courtesy notices are automatically e-mailed to borrowers with overdue items.
  • Fines are due to the library that owns the item, regardless of where you picked it up.
    • If your fines are due to another library, please contact that library directly for more information.
  • Use the Billing Inquiry Form to inquire about library fines and request additional information or leniency.
  • Read more about fines and billing procedures at UMD libraries.  Note that some fine rates may differ between UMD library branches, including Priddy Library.
  • For general questions about fines, please e-mail our library e-mail account