Fines incurred during Spring and Summer 2020 will not be assessed !
UC Students, staff, faculty and visiting patrons may make credit card payments of library fines. Please note that there are different methods for paying fines at UC Blue Ash, UC Clermont and UC Libraries (all other library locations).
Owe book fines or other fees to the UC Blue Ash Library?
Owe book fines or other fees to the UC Clermont College Library?
Pay Fines for UC Libraries
Pay fines for all libraries located on the Clifton and Medical campuses (except UC Blue Ash and Clermont libraries).
Pay fines 24/7 with a credit or debit card.
Pay by Phone
- Payments can be made by phone with a Bearcat Card at (513) 556-1424.
- We cannot process credit card payments via phone.
Pay In Person
In Person payments of library fines may be made by check, money order (payable to the University of Cincinnati,) or Bearcat Campus Card (UC ID) at Langsam Library and the Health Sciences Library.
Pay by Mail
To pay by mail, send your check or money order to:To pay by mail, send your check or money order to:
Interlibrary Services and Access
Attn: John Stork, Langsam Library
PO Box 210033
Cincinnati , Ohio 45221-0033
Fines by Type and Amount
|Type of Fine||Rate of Fine
|OhioLINK||50 cents per day||$50 per item|
|SearchOhio||50 cents per day||$50 per item|
|Equipment||$10 per day||No maximum amount|
|Recalled Item||$1 per day||No maximum amount|
|Reserves||$1 per hour||$50 per item|
|Videos||$4 per day||$60 per item|
|Reading List||$8 per day||$30 per item|
|SWORD Journals||$4 per day||$30 per item|
The Fine Appeal Committee reviews fine charges that patrons wish to appeal.
To appeal a fine, complete the Fine Appeal Form.
Please allow one to three weeks for a response from the committee.