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Fines & Fees
To avoid overdue charges, materials can be easily renewed by phone (651-450-2999), by computer from home or in the library, or by calling the library.  You may also sign up for e-mail notification of materials coming due in the next three days.  
Overdue fines are charged to encourage library users to return items for others to use and enjoy.
 
Daily Overdue Fines 
Adult Materials
 30¢ per item per day; maximum of $16.00 per item, paperbacks and magazines a maximum of $8.50per item or cover price (whichever is lower).
Children's and Teen Materials
 10¢ per item per day; maximum of $4.25 per item or cover price (whichever is lower).
DVDs
 $1.00 per day overdue
Book Group Discussion Kits
 $1.00 per day overdue


Fees 
 Rental DVDs  50¢ per day
 Lost SSP library card replacement
 $1.00
 Lost Dakota County library card replacement  $2.25
 Lost or damaged book  Total cost of the book
 Photocopies and computer prints (B&W only)  15¢ per page
 Collection agency fee  $15.75
 Return check fee  $35.00
 Maximum liability for stolen library card
 $100.00
 Non-resident Library Card Annual Fee  $60.00


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