|Library Board Information
Elgin, IL 60124
|FRIDAY & SATURDAY||9am-6pm|
Extended Use Fees are accrued for all overdue materials.
|Items||Extended Use Fees|
|Art Prints||$.25 per day per item|
|DVDs/Blu-rays, Rokus and eReaders||$.50 per day per item|
|Mediabank DVDs and Video Games||$.50 per day per item|
|"Fresh Pick" Items||$.25 per day per item|
|All other items||$.25 per day per item|
You will be charged for library materials that are not returned to the library or are lost. Replacement fees vary, depending on the cost of the item.
Refunds are not given for Lost & Paid materials. If you find the lost item that you have already paid for, you may keep it.
If you have lost a Linkin or ILL item, please contact the customer service desk before paying.
Paying Library Fines and Fees
Library patrons can pay for their fines, fees and manual charges in person with cash, check and credit cards at either location.
All self-check machines will accept credit card payments for balances. The minimum fine amount that can be paid is $1.01. Designated self-check machines will accept cash payments for any amount owed.
By using any computer with internet access, patrons may log into their Gail Borden Library account, select unpaid fines and bills, and click the Pay Online button to pay their fines and bills. The minimum fine amount that can be paid is $1.01.
No credit card data is received or retrieved by the library. The library records the amount paid in the library system and immediately credits the users library account with the payment.
Materials Recovery System
Accounts with an unpaid balance of $25.00 or more are submitted to Unique Management Service. They will:
To check the status of your account, check the library web site at http://innovative.gailborden.info/patroninfo and have your library card available.
To make payment arrangements, visit the library or call 847-429-4690. Please have your library card with you.
Patrons are responsible for the condition of library materials checked out on their cards.
Charges will be made for any damaged materials.
For questions about library cards please contact the Checkout desk at 847-429-4690.