How Do I...
Sacramento customers can pay their fines and fees online using a credit or debit card with a Visa or MasterCard logo.
Log in to My Account.
Click the link that lists your fines.
Click the Pay Online button.
Select the fines that you wish to pay, complete all of the relevant information, and click submit.
Next a confirmation page will appear. You can print a copy of your receipt at this time and/or click OK. If you have a valid e-mail address, receipt of payment will be sent to the e-mail address you entered in step 4.
Once a card has amassed $5.00 or more in unpaid fines or fees, the card cannot be used to check out library materials until the fines or fees are paid.
Lost or Damaged Materials
Replacement cost of cataloged adult and juvenile materials are determined by the unit price of the item, as listed in the catalog.
Lost interlibrary loan materials are charged by the owning library ($60 minimum).
Lost periodicals is $5.
Lost paperbacks result in a charge of $8.
Lost items obtained through LINK+ are subject to a charge of $115.
A nonrefundable handling fee of $5 per item will be charged for all lost or replaced items.
Children’s materials, all magazines, and all paperbacks:
$.05 per day late, $1.00 maximum, per item.
$.25 per day late, $5.00 maximum, per item.
All videos and DVDs:
$0.25 per day late, $5.00 maximum, per item.
Charges for deliberate damage to library materials will be determined by library staff within established guidelines.