Limits, Fines, & Fees

Checkout Limits

HEPL enforces the following material limits:

  • 60 items maximum
  • Only 10 may be entertainment DVDs
  • Only 10 may be music CDs

 

Fine Schedule

The table below lists the overdue fines that are charged by type of item. This list is subject to change without notice, so please call 317-579-0300 (Fishers) or 317-773-1384 (Noblesville) for the most current amount.

Fine Schedule & Circulation Periods

Type of material Loan Period Limit on card Renew Item Overdue Fine per item per day Maximum fine per item
Children’s books with CD or audio cassette 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Books 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Books: New Bestseller Express 14 days None No $0.25 $10.00
Books, New releases — Fiction or non-fiction 14 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Comic books 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Music on CD 14 days 10 Yes $0.25 $10.00
DVD Bestseller Express 7 days 10 No $0.25 $10.00
DVD Feature films 7 days 10 Yes $0.25 $10.00
DVD Non-feature films 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Laubauch & Literacy readers 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Magazines: Back issues 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Magazines: Most current issue Non-Circulating N/A N/A N/A N/A
Newspapers Non-Circulating N/A N/A N/A N/A
Newspapers with barcodes 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Phonics cassette kits 90 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00
Toys (circulating) 21 days None Yes $0.25 $10.00

Fine Schedule & Circulation Periods

The following table lists the fees charges for various services. This list is subject to change without notice, so please call for the most current amount.

Service Fee Details
Photocopies, black & white $0.10 Per sheet; single sided
Photocopies, color $0.25 Per sheet; single sided
Computer printout, black & white $0.10 Per sheet; single sided; pre-paid
Computer printout ,color $0.25 Per sheet; single sided; pre-paid
Prints from microforms $0.10 Per sheet; single sided
USB data stick for data storage USB $5.00 Per USB stick
Ear buds $1.00 Per set
Replacement HEPL borrower card $1.00
Referral to collection agency $10.00 Billed at time account referred to UMS
Processing & Administration fee for lost or damaged material $5.00 Fee reflects cost involved in obtaining replacement and making it ready for circulation.
The lower level of the Noblesville Library is closed until further notice due to flooding and heavy rain. Youth Programs will be held on the 1st floor.