RE: video fines

Vitali, Elaine (EVitali@fanshawec.on.ca)
Mon, 28 Aug 2000 11:52:26 -0700 (PDT)

Barb:
We charge $5.00 per item per day to a maximum of $100.00 per item. That's
for software, hardware varies depending on the type of hardware.
elaine

Elaine J. Vitali
Media Services Librarian
Fanshawe College Library
London, Ontario

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Barb Bergman [SMTP:barbara.bergman@angelo.edu]
> Sent: Monday, August 28, 2000 2:06 PM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: video fines
>
> Academic libraries,
> Could you share with me what your fines for A-V materials are?
>
> I'm asking to change our policy from ten cents per minute to one cent per
> minute. (Our max fine is $10 per item. A-V has a 24-hour checkout.) The
> director wants to see some examples from other libraries before he okays
> it.
>
> btw, I'm not lowering the fines to be nice, just to be more equitable. I
> doesn't seem right that someone who's 2 hours late is fined the same as
> one
> who's 6 hours late. (Unfortunately, I can't fine them per day for the
> really tardy students.)
>
> Thanks in advance!
> Barb
>
>
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