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Q: How much are overdue fines?


Please see the chart for library fees and fines. These fines and fees apply to ALL KSU Faculty, Staff, Students, Alumni and Friends of the Library. 

For more information about Faculty Borrowing, please click here

Requested and recalled items cannot be renewed. 

Delinquent accounts may result in an administrative hold that could prevent registration for future terms and possibly graduation.

For information about fines & fees for Lost Books, please click here. To renew your items or speak with circulation staff about any questions you have regarding items on your account, please contact the Sturgis Library 470-578-6202 or the Johnson Library  470-578-7276.





*General Collection

50 cents/book/day

Maximum Fine

$35 per item

3 day & 7 day Reserves

$3.00 per item/day

2 hour Reserves

5 cents per minute

Maximum Fine (Reserves)

$10.00 per item

**Lost books(circulating & reserve)

Price to replace book + processing fee + fines

Processing fees all items


 **Damaged Books

Tech Services will decide on charge depending on damage + processing fee & fines

Blocks (circulating & reserves) –patron cannot check-out anymore items when this amount is reached


All KSU Recalls

Charge $2.50 per day; max. = $35


$3.00 item/week; max. = $9 item

Damaged or Lost ILL items

Charge All Patrons:  Price of item & $35 processing fee

GIL Express – Lending Institution Recalls

$2.50 per day;   max. = $30

Damaged or Lost GIL Express items

Charge All Patrons:  Price of item & $35 processing fee

For more information

For more help, call or visit one of our Check Out Desks:

Sturgis Library at Kennesaw (Ground Floor): 470-578-6202
Johnson Library at Marietta (First Floor): 470-578-7276

Last Updated

Last Updated

Jul 19, 2017


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