Loans, Fines & Fees

As a reminder, borrowers of Greenwich Library materials assume complete responsibility for all materials checked out on their library cards. The library assumes no responsibility for damage or alleged damage to a borrower’s equipment by library materials.

Loan Period: 21 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $0.10 a day

Loan Period: 21 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $0.05 a day

Loan Period: 21 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $0.10 a day

Loan Period: 21 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $0.05 a day

Loan Period: 42 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $1.00 a day

Loan Period: 21 days

Renewable: Yes (Interlibrary Loan Books are renewable once for a period of 7 additional days.)

Overdue Fines: $1.00 a day

Loan Period: 21 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $1.00 a day

Loan Period: 7 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $1.00 a day

Loan Period: 7 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $1.00 a day

Loan Period: 7 days

Renewable: No

Overdue Fines: $0.10 a day

Loan Period: 7 days

Renewable: Yes

Overdue Fines: $1.00 a day

Loan Period: 7 days

Renewable: No

Overdue Fines: $1.00 a day

Fines & Fees FAQs

Lost material: Cost of material as recorded in the material’s item record.

  • Missing cases for CDs Videos, DVDs, Audiobooks and Video Games cost $5.00
  • Missing CDs and tapes from audiobooks cost $10.00 per lost item
  • Missing CDs and CD-ROMs from books cost $10.00
  • Missing booklets, CD inserts and covers cost $5.00
  • Missing art print bags cost $25.00

$0.20 per page for photocopies

All Fines and Fees can be paid at the Returns Desk of any of our Libraries.

Fines and fees paid to Greenwich Library are returned to the General Fund as revenue for the Town of Greenwich. They are not tax-deductible donations that benefit Greenwich Library.

Please note that in order to control the quality and content of our collection, the Library does not accept replacement copies in lieu of payment for lost or damaged materials.

Loans, Fines & Fees Policy

Review the full loans, fines & fees policy adopted by Greenwich Library.