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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 50 items can be checked out at any one time.

Loan Periods and Overdue Fines for Student Borrowers
Item Loan Period Overdue Fine*
Books 28 days with 1 renewal $.25/day
Media 14 days with 1 renewal $1.00/day
Periodicals 14 days with 1 renewal $1.00/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: $10.00.

Lost Items: All items are considered lost and billable after 30 days past due date. There will be a $100 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

A maximum of 50 items can be checked out at any one time.

Loan Periods for Faculty & Staff Borrowers
Item Loan Period
Books 1 semester
Media 14 days
Periodicals 14 days

Lost Items: Lost Items - All items are considered lost and billable after 30 days past due date. There will be a $100 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 28 days with 1 renewal $.50/day
Media in-library use only  
Periodicals in-library use only  

Maximum fine per item: $10.00

Lost Items: All items are considered lost and billable after 30 days past due date. There will be a $100 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.