Skeen Library

Fines for overdue items


Books (including government publications and maps): There is no charge for overdue items.

Regular Videos and DVD's: The charge is $1 per item for each day overdue.

Course Reserves: Items that check out for 2 or 4 hours are fined $1.00 per hour overdue.

Items that check out for 12 hours are fined $1.00 per 12 hours overdue.

Items that check out for more than 12 hours are fined $1.00 per day overdue.


Billing for Replacements: When items become a month overdue (or two weeks overdue in the case of videos and extended course reserves) the patron is billed the replacement cost of the item.

New Mexico Tech students, faculty, and staff are billed through their accounts at the Cashier's Office. Special Borrowers must pay their fines at the Circulation Desk

For questions or concerns regarding fines, email Andi Knight.