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Overdue books and Library fines

Fines are charged on overdue loans and apply to all staff and students of the University and other categories of membership who can borrow books.

Fine and charging rates
Loan typeDaily fine rateMaximum charges per book
High demand 50p per hour or part of an hour, not including weekends

£20

Recalled loan £2 per day

£20

How do I pay a fine?

You can pay Library fines by the following methods:

  • By credit or debit card using the Pay Fine link in 'My Account'
  • by telephone using a credit or debit card
  • by cash or credit card at Main Library