Fines & Fees

Overdue Fines

  • Overdue Fines: $0.25 per item, per day, to a maximum of $2.50
  • Replacement Charge for Lost Library Materials: Price of item
  • Charge for Damaged Materials: Based on damage

Fees for Services

  • Library Card Replacement Fee: $1
  • Service Charge for Account Referral to Collection Agency: $25
  • Returned Check Charge: $65 (effective July 1, 2018)
  • Interlibrary Loan Search Fee: $3 per item, plus any charges from lending library
  • Reserved use of a community room is $15 per hour.
  • Computer printouts and copies: $0.15

Acceptable Forms of Payment

  • All Placer County Libraries accept cash or checks.
  • Checks are accepted in person or via mail. We do not recommend that cash be sent through the mail.
  • Credit or debit cards are accepted at Auburn, Granite Bay, and Rocklin Libraries.
  • Credit or debit card payments are not accepted by phone or online, but must be paid in person.
  • Acceptable cards: 
    • Diners Club
    • Discover
    • JCB
    • MasterCard
    • Visa
  • The library does not accept American Express.