Re: AV fines

Victoria Caplan (lbcaplan@ust.hk)
Wed, 21 Feb 2001 18:29:26 -0800 (PST)

We don't have a ceiling, but have been known to be merciful. Our fines are
HK$ 5 per day for the first 3 days (~ US$ .70), and then the fine
increases to $HK 10 per day every day afterwards (~ US$ 1.40).

- Victoria Caplan

On Wed, 21 Feb 2001, Barbara Voss wrote:

> Hi All!!
> I know that this concern circulated on this list last summer but I
> need to see what policies, regarding late videocassette returns by
> students, are in place in other academic libraries.
> As it stands now, we charge $1.00 per day per title (no grace
> period) with no ceiling on the fine. There is some concern that this
> may be a bit harsh and a ceiling on AV fines is in order. Any
> suggestions?
>
>
> Barbara A. Voss
> Audiovisual Services Specialist
> Pennsylvania College of Technology
> One College Avenue
> Williamsport PA 17701
> Phone: 570 320-2400 1-7774
> FAX: 570 327-4503
> bvoss@pct.edu
>