Library Fines or Fees

Fines and fees can be paid in-person at the Circulation Desk at either library building. You can also pay over the phone with a credit card by calling the Circulation Division at 757.259.7753.

Williamsburg Regional Library Schedule of Fines and Fees

Overdue Fines

  • Adult Collection (books, audio cassettes, CDs): per day for one/$.10
  • Juvenile and Young Adult Collection (books, audio cassettes, CDs): per day for one/$.05
  • Videos, DVDs, and CD-ROMs: per day for one/$.50

Overdue Maximum Fines

  • Books, audio cassettes, CDs:
  • Maximum for one Adult item: $5.00
  • Maximum for one Juvenile or Young Adult item: $3.00
  • Maximum on card: $35.00
  • Videos, DVDs, and CD-ROMs:
  • Maximum for one item: $5.00
  • Maximum on card: $35.00

The total maximum overdue fine when it includes overdue fines for both books and videos is $70.00 per card. The total maximum overdue fine does not include replacement costs or damage charges.

Other Charges

  • Returned checks: $25.00
  • Replacement for lost library card: $1.00

Mobile Library Service Fines

  • Items checked out from the Mobile Library service van do not accrue overdue fines. If an item is declared lost and the user returns the item undamaged the lost processing fee will be waived.