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Fines and Fees: Fines and Fees

Georgia College Materials

Georgia College Materials 

  • Overdue fee is $.25 per item per day with a grace period of five days.
  • On day six the fine is $1.50 and $.25 per day.
  • $5.00 per day per item for Georgia College media.

Course Reserves

  • $.50 per item in the second hour and $.25 per hour
  • 1-, 3- or 7-day reserves are $5.00 per day per item

Materials from Other Institutions

GIL Express Materials

  • No overdue fees are charged for GIL Express
  • Recall fees are allowed
  • Items overdue by 28 days become "Lost"
  • Lender determines fees for "Lost" GIL Express

Interlibrary Loan Materials

  • No overdue fees are charged
  • "Lost" and damage fees are determined by lender

Reasons a GIL Express account is blocked:

  • One overdue GIL Express item
  • Five overdue Georgia College items
  • One "Lost" Georgia College item
  • $10 in fines or fees
  • Overdue ILL material of 5+ days and Recalled material of 2+ days

Lost and Damaged Materials

Lost and Damaged item replacement charges:

  • Books = $35
  • Juvenile books = $15
  • Government Documents = $10
  • VHS & DVDs = $75

There is a $10 fine per item charged in addition to the listed replacement fees.  Other materials are billed at actual cost. Damage is evaluated by staff and priced accordingly.

Damaged and lost items may be replaced.  Please call (478) 445-4047 for options.

Contact Us

Contact the Access Services staff

Phone: (478) 445-4047
Email: 
circ@gcsu.edu