Fees for Lost or Damaged Items

Fees for Lost or Damaged Library Material 

The Library does not charge late fines but replacement charges apply for items that are lost or damaged. The processing fee and maximum fine are non-refundable, however, if you pay for a lost item and then find it within 6 weeks of payment, you may be refunded for the price of the item.

Lost items or major damage to items (e.g. wet books, many torn or missing pages) Charge

Books, DVDs, CDs, video games, digital audiobooks and CD-ROMs 

Full retail price + $10 processing fee per item

Paperbacks 

Full retail price + $5 processing fee per item

Periodicals (e.g. magazines, newspapers, etc.) 

Full retail price (no processing fee)

USB cord

$10 + $5 processing fee per item

Power adaptor 

$12 + $5 processing fee per item

Puzzles 

Full retail price + $10 processing fee per item

For any material returned with minor damage, a flat charge of $1 per item applies. 

 

Replacing Your Library Card

If you've lost your NVDPL card, come see us at the Circulation Desk to get a replacement for just $3. If your card is worn, you can bring it in and we'll replace your card for free as long as you return it!