Library Fines and Fees

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Library Fines and Fees2020-08-14T10:53:51-04:00

Due to the pandemic, all late fees  and fines are currently waived until further notice.

Fines and fees can be paid in-person at the Circulation Desk at either library building, online through our catalog, or using the WRL app. Simply log into your account and look for the Fines option. If you have a balance, there will be an option to pay with a credit or debit card. Call 757.741.3300, option 1 if you have questions about this process. At this time, you are able to check out and place holds with a balance of $5.00 or less on your account.

Material type Fine per day Maximum fine
Adult Collection (books, CDs, audiobooks) $0.10 $5.00
Juvenile and Young Adult Collection (books, CDs, audiobooks) $0.05 $3.00
DVDS $0.50 $5.00
Juvenile DVDS $0.50 $3.00

Other Charges

  • Returned checks: $25.00
  • Replacement for lost library card: $1.00

Mobile Library Service Fines

  • Items checked out from the Mobile Library service van do not accrue overdue fines. If an item is declared lost and the user returns the item undamaged the lost processing fee will be waived.
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