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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.

Items Loan
Period
Renewable? Overdue
Fines

Adult Books / Audiobooks

21 days

Yes

$0.10 a day

Children's Books / Audiobooks

21 days

Yes

$0.05 a day

Adult Music

21 days

Yes

$0.10 a day

Children's Music

21 days

Yes

$0.05 a day

Art Prints

42 days

Yes

$1.00 a day

Interlibrary Loans

21 days

Yes *

$1.00 a day

Adult Non-Fiction Video / DVD

21 days

Yes

$1.00 a day

Children's Video / DVD

7 days

Yes

$1.00 a day

Adult Feature Video / DVD

7 days

Yes

$1.00 a day

Periodicals

7 days

No

$0.10 a day

Video Games

7 days

Yes

$1.00 a day

* Interlibrary Loan Books are renewable once for a period of 7 additional days.


What if I lose or damage my library materials?

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

What if I lose part of my library material?

  • 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

How much do Interlibrary Loans cost?

  • $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.