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Board of Trustees Policy Manual

The purpose of this manual is to provide to the members of the Fairfax County Library (FCPL) Board of Trustees, the Library Administration and staff, all of the basic statutes, regulations and policies pertinent to the overall direction of FCPL

Policy Regarding Safeguarding of Library Materials

  1. Fines
    Fines for overdue materials on loan may be assessed in an amount determined by the Director. The schedule of fines shall be prominently displayed in each Library and on the library’s website.
  2. Recovery of Materials
    The Director may, after consultation with the Chairman of the Library Board of Trustees and the County Attorney, take appropriate legal action to recover overdue materials from patrons.


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