FINE & FEE POLICIES

  • Fines and fees are non-refundable.
  • If you have questions about fines or fees, contact User Services 313-593-5559 prior to payment.
  • A Banner hold will be placed if you owe more than $5.00.
  • The library does not accept credit card payments over the phone.
  • All library notifications are sent to campus e-mail addresses.
  • If you use a non-UM-Dearborn e-mail address, you should set your UM-Dearborn e-mail to be forwarded to your other address.
  • All bills or final notices for lost or overdue materials will be printed and sent via the U.S. Postal Service or campus mail.
  • Patron information is confidential in compliance with the library's User Privacy Policy.

Paying Online

Log into your library account. Click on the “unpaid fines and bills” link to view amount owed. In the Online Fine Payment box, type your 8-digit UMID number and the amount owed. Click the "Pay Online" button. Enter your credit card information. View/print payment confirmation and receipt (available on screen and via e-mail).

    Important notes about paying online:
  • Before you pay online, review the fines and fees policies above.
  • Once you receive confirmation of your online payment, your library Banner hold will be lifted within one business day. If you need your library Banner hold lifted sooner, call 313-593-5559.
  • The library will not release Banner holds on days the library is closed. For library hours and days closed please click here.
  • The library accepts Discover, MasterCard, and Visa credit cards.

Paying by Mail

Fines and fees may be paid by sending a check in the mail: Checks should be made out to "The University of Michigan - Dearborn". Please include the fine or fee notice with your check or a note describing the purpose of the payment. Please include your 8-digit UMID number on the check or note. Send to:

  • The University of Michigan-Dearborn
  • Mardigian Library –User Services
  • 4901 Evergreen Road
  • Dearborn, MI 48128

Did you know?

  • 3D Printer in the Library
  • The Mardigian Library has one LulzBot 3D printer and we offer a 3D printing service for current students, faculty, and staff of the University of Michigan-Dearborn.

  • Please visit our 3D Printing Service page for information on 3D printing, resources for students and faculty, and how to submit your 3D Print Requests.