Library

Library Department Rates & Fees

 

Borrower Types

Adult: Anyone 18 years and older who resides inside Lincoln County.

Child: Anyone who has completed Kindergarten but is under 13 years and resides in Lincoln County.

Youth: Anyone age 13 years and under 18 years and resides in Lincoln County.

Institutions: Any institution that has requested a library account as an institution and agrees in written form to be responsible for all charges on the account.

Internet Only: Usually for temporary visitors only wanting Internet access. Does not allow any materials to checkout.

Temporary: Requires a $10.00 fee at registration and is usually reserved for new customers that cannot prove residency.

Non-Resident: Anyone wanting a full privilege library account but who does not reside inside Lincoln County. There is a $35.00 annual fee for this account type.

NebrasKard: Anyone outside Lincoln County who has requested and signed a NebrasKard Reciprocal Borrower Agreement at another participating library. NebrasKard is a member based reciprocal borrowing program available only in Nebraska.


 

Borrower Related Fees

Borrower Registration Fee (inside Lincoln County) Applicants under 16 years require parental signature. FREE
Borrower Card Replacement Fee (first 2, any kind, are FREE), per wallet card $2.50
Borrower Card Replacement Fee (first 2, any kind, are FREE), per keychain card FREE
Borrower Registration Fee (outside Lincoln County) per year $35.00
Borrower Registration Fee for Institutions
(Requires letter from institution)
FREE
Borrower Registration Fee for Internet Access Only (60 days) FREE
Borrower Registration Fee for Temporary Residents (3 months) $10.00
Borrower Registration Fee for NebrasKard Users
(Reciprocal Borrower Program) per year
FREE
Collection Service Fee $25.00
Hold Shelf Expired (not picked up) Fee, per item $0.50
Returned Check Fee $30.00

 

Library Minimum & Maximum Fine Rates

Fines Charged by Type of Item per Item per day

Collection Minimum
Fines
Maximum Fines
per Item
Audio $0.25 $5.00
Book Adult $0.25 $5.00
Book Young Adult & Jr. Room $0.15 $5.00
Interlibrary Loan (from other Libraries) $0.25 $5.00
Magazine (Circulating) $0.10 $3.00
Magazine (Reference) $0.10 $3.00
Music CD $.50 $10.00
North Platte Genealogy Society
– Collection housed but not owned by Library
Does not CKO Does not CKO
DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution)
– Collection housed but not owned by Library
Does Not CKO Does Not CKO
Reference $5.00 $50.00
Story Time Pack $1.00 $10.00
Travel Pack $0.25 $5.00
Video / DVD Adult and Young Adult Series $1.00 $10.00
Video / DVD Adult $.50 $10.00
Video / DVD Jr Room and Young Adult $.50 $10.00

 

Audio CD Case Replacement $10.00
Book Jacket Cover Replacement Fee $1.00
DVD Case Replacement Fee (Single) $5.00
DVD Case Replacement Fee (Double) $8.00
Interlibrary Loan Service Fee $3.00
Interlibrary Loan Postage Fee ACTUAL OVER $3.00
Interlibrary Loan Service Lending Institution Borrowing Fee Varies
Item Barcode Replacement Fee, per barcode $1.00
Music Case Replacement Fee (Single) $3.00
Music Case Replacement Fee (Double) $5.00
KWIK-case music Replacement Fee (Single) $3.00
KWIK-case music Replacement Fee (Double) $5.00
KWIK-case DVD Replacement Fee (Single) $5.00
KWIK-case DVD Replacement Fee (Double) $8.00
Repairing or Rebinding Damaged item, per item Varies
Reserve Postcard Mailing Fee, each $0.50
Spine Label Replacement Fee $1.00

 

Default Replacement Costs for Lost or Damaged Materials

Adult Audio CD Fiction 70.00
Adult Audio CD Nonfiction 50.00
Adult DVD 30.00
Adult DVD Series 30.00
Adult Fiction 30.00
Adult Genealogy 50.00
Adult Genealogy Reference 80.00
Adult Large Print Fiction 40.00
Adult Large Print Nonfiction 40.00
Adult Music CD 20.00
Adult Nonfiction 40.00
Adult Nebraska 40.00
Adult Nebraska Reference 75.00
Adult Oversize Material 75.00
Adult Ready Reference 75.00
Adult Travel Packet 20.00
Adult TLC Reference 40.00
Adult Vertical File 50.00
Children’s Audio CD Fiction 30.00
Children’s Audio CD Nonfiction 35.00
Children’s Audio Fiction 25.00
Children’s Audio Nonfiction 25.00
Children’s Biography 25.00
Children’s Beginning Reader 25.00
Children’s DVD 25.00
Children’s Elementary Reader 25.00
Children’s Fiction 25.00
Children’s Media Pack CD Fiction 30.00
Children’s Media Pack CD Nonfiction 30.00
Children’s Nonfiction 25.00
Children’s Paperback 10.00
Children’s Picture Book 25.00
Children’s Reference 100.00
Children’s Scouting: Boys 5.00
Children’s Scouting: Girls 5.00
Children’s Story Time Pack 100.00
Children’s Video 20.00
DAR Reference (Collection controlled but not owned by Library) 200.00
Magazine Adult Archive (most titles current year plus one) 10.00
Magazine Adult Current (current 3 mos) 10.00
Magazine Children’s Archive 10.00
Magazine Children’s Current 10.00
Magazine Young Adult Archive 10.00
Magazine Young Adult Current 10.00
North Platte Genealogy Society (collection controlled by but not owned by Library) 50.00
North Platte Genealogy Society Reference (collection controlled by but not owned by Library) 200.00
Rare Material 250.00
Staff Area (Office areas) 50.00
Young Adult DVD 30.00
Young Adult DVD Series 30.00
Young Adult Fiction 25.00
Young Adult Nonfiction 30.00
Young Adult Paperback 15.00
Young Adult Paperback Series 15.00
Young Adult Reference 100.00
Replacements are charged actual value when known,
otherwise replacements are charged at the default rates.

 

Address Labels (Avery 5160), white or clear, 30 labels per sheet, per sheet, printing extra $1.00
Computer Class for partner sharing the same computer and handout with paying participant FREE
Computer Class Handout Only,
charged at printing rate for handout
VARIES
Computer Class includes handout, per class, per person $10.00
Computer Class, three (3) introductory classes (Computer Fundamentals, Working in Windows,
Internet Basics), per person
$10.00
Computer Print, Black, per side (Letter)
regardless if user supplied
$0.10
Computer Print, Black, per side (Legal)
regardless if user supplied
$0.15
Computer Print, Black, per side (Tabloid 11″X17″)
regardless if user supplied
$0.25
Computer Print, Color, per side (Letter)
regardless if user supplied
$0.75
Computer Print, Color, per side (Legal)
regardless if user supplied
$1.00
Computer Print, Color, per side (Tabloid 11X17)
regardless if user supplied
$1.50
Envelope, plain, no printing $0.05
Envelope, plain, with printing $0.10
Envelope, 9″x12″, plain, no printing $0.25
Envelope, Resume, no printing $0.05
Envelope, Resume, with printing $0.10
Fax – Incoming or Outgoing, first page $2.00
Fax – Incoming or Outgoing, per each additional page $1.00
Headphone set $5.00
Microfilm Print, Black, per page $0.10
Paper, plain, no printing, per 5 pages
(Scratch paper is provided FREE)
$0.05
Paper, Resume, no printing $0.05
Paper, Resume, with printing $0.15
Photocopy, Black, per side (Letter)
regardless if user supplied
$0.10
Photocopy, Black, per side (Legal)
regardless if user supplied
$0.15
Photocopy, Black, per side (Tabloid 11X17)
regardless if user supplied
$0.25
Photocopy, Color, per side (Letter)
regardless if user supplied
$0.75
Photocopy, Color, per side (Legal)
regardless if user supplied
$1.00
Photocopy, Color, per side (Tabloid 11X17)
regardless if user supplied
$1.50
Removable Storage Disc, single media sleeve included $2.00
Removable Storage – Stick or chip $6.00

 

Library Meeting Room Fees

Non-Profit is defined as literacy oriented, 501(c)3, educational, governmental, civic/community groups.

Refundable Cleanup Deposit, per event, returned upon room inspection $10.00
Social Use Fee, per event $10.00
Non-Profit Use Fee, per event (less than six uses per calendar year) $5.00
Non-Profit Annual Use Fee, per calendar year
(January – December)
$45.00
For-Profit Use Fee, per event, meeting length – 3 hours or less per day $25.00
For-Profit Use Fee, per event, meeting more than 3 hours per day $50.00
Carpet Square Replacement Fee $50.00

 

Miscellaneous Fees

Book A Librarian fee, per hour, prorated to 15 minutes $15.00
Research Fee, per hour
(first 30 minutes free)
$15.00
Rush Research Surcharge, per research request
(when deadline is less than 3 business days)
$25.00
Test Proctoring Fee, per test
(testing taking place in the meeting room)
$10.00
Test Proctoring Fee, per test
(testing taking place in the computer center)
$5.00
Carpet Square Replacement Fee (per square) $50.00
Programming Fee Varies