Loan Periods and Fees

 

  • Maximum of 12-30 items checked out per patron (check with your library)
  • A limit of 6 DVDs and 6 magazines checked out per patron, where available
  • BC OneCard user: a limit of 5 items checked out (print items only)
  • Borrowing privileges are suspended when account fines reach a maximum amount  of $10-$50 (check with your library)

by donation (all other libraries)$10-$50

 Item Loan Period Renewals Fine (per item) Maximum Fine(per item)
Books 3 weeks 1

$0.20 / day (Pender Is. Library)

by donation (all other libraries)

 $10-$50

Newly published books

(max. of 2 books per patron)

3 weeks 0

$0.20 / day (Pender Is. Library)

by donation (all other libraries)

$10-$50

DVDs, CDs

(max. of 6 DVDs per patron)

3 weeks 1

$0.20 / day (Pender Is. Library)

by donation (all other libraries)

 $10-$50

Magazines

(current issues do not circulate)

3 weeks 1 $0.20 / day (Pender Is. Library)

 $10-$50

Library card

replacement

 $0

(except $5 at Saturna Is. Library)

Non-BC resident card

$20 deposit (Pender Is. Library)

$5 deposit (Galiano Is. Library)

$0 deposit (Saturna Is. Library)

N/A at other libraries

Lost items Replace the item, or pay the cost of replacement