Question: What are the overdue item fines and fees? Answer: Fines for circulating books are $0.25 per calendar day for each day the item is late, to a maximum of $7.50. Fines for course reserves items are $1.00 per hour for each hour or part thereof, to a maximum of $50.00. Fines for circulating Butler Media items are $7.00 per day, to a maximum of $50.00. Fines for items that have been recalled and not returned by the recall due date are $1.00 per day, to a maximum of $30.00. If an item is not returned and the library considers it lost, standard replacement (varies by library) and processing ($30.00) fees will be added to the fines.