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  Library Fines 
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Item Type
Loan Period
Fine Per Day
Max Fine Per Item
Books
3 Weeks
$0.10 Per Item
$5.00 Per Item
Reserved Books
1 Week
$0.25 Per Item
$5.00 Per Item
Magazines
3 Weeks
$0.10 Per Item
$5.00 Per Item
Audio Books
3 Weeks
$0.10 Per Item
$5.00 Per Item
CDs
3 Weeks
$0.25 Per Item
$5.00 Per Item
Videos / DVDs
4 Days
$1.00 Per Item
$10.00 Per Item
CD Rom Software
1 Week
$1.00 Per Item
$10.00 Per Item
Explanation of Fines
Adult Department Fines
*  If a patron's fine exceeds $5.00 their library card will be blocked until the fine is brought under $5.00.  The Whiting Public Library requires patrons to pay at least $0.25 of their fine each time they check out or use the library's computers.
Item Type
Loan Period
Fine Per Day
Max Fine Per Item
Books
3 Weeks
$0.05 Per Item
$2.00 Per Item
Books with Cassette
3 Weeks
$0.05 Per Item
$2.00 Per Item
Magazines
3 Weeks
$0.05 Per Item
$2.00 Per Item
Audio Books
3 Weeks
$0.05 Per Item
$2.00 Per Item
CDs
3 Weeks
$0.10 Per Item
$2.00 Per Item
*  If a child's fine exceeds $5.00 their library card will be blocked until the fine is brought under $5.00.  However, if a child has 20 or more items checked out their card will be blocked when fines exceed $2.00.
Children's Department Fines
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