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Circulation & Fee Policies

Students

Students are required to present a valid UWMC Student ID when checking out materials.

A maximum of 15 items can be checked out at any one time.

Loan Periods and Overdue Fines for Student Borrowers
Item Loan Period Overdue Fine*
Books 21 days with 1 renewal for 21 days $.10/day
CDs 2 weeks $.10/day
DVDs and VHS 2 weeks  
Periodicals 1 week with 1 renewal for 1 week $.10/day
Reserves 2-hour library use only $.10/hour, no renewal
  1-day (overnight) – no renewal $.50/day
  3-day – no renewal $.50/day
  7-day – no renewal $.50/day

*Per item fine maximum: $5.00.

Lost Items: Books are considered lost and billable after 21 business days past due date and Videos & CDs are considered lost and billable after 10 business days. There will be a $60.00 + $15.00 processing fee + fine for each lost item.

No one may check out library materials if any items are any fines have not been paid.

Overdue notices will be sent out 1st day after item was due. Second notice will be sent 7 days later.

Faculty & Staff

Loan Periods for Faculty & Staff Borrowers
Item Loan Period
Books 1 semester
CDs 1 semester
DVDs and VHS 2 weeks
Periodicals 1 week

Lost Items: All items are considered lost and billable after 30 days past due date. There will be a $60.00 + $15.00 processing fee for each lost item. Arrangements can be made to replace lost item with an exact replacement purchased by the faculty member.

Community Members

A maximum of 5 items can be checked out at a time.

Loan Periods & Fines for Community Borrowers
Item Loan Period Overdue Fine
Books 21 days with 1 renewal for 21 days $.10/day, $5 max
CDs in-library use only  
DVDs and VHS in-library use only  
Periodicals in-library use only  

Lost Items: All items are considered lost and billable after 30 days past due date. There will be a $60.00 + $15.00 processing fee + fine for each lost item.

No one may check out library materials if any items are overdue or any fines have not been paid.

Overdue notices will be sent out the 1st day after item was due. Second notice will be sent 7 days later.