The fine for an overdue item, per item and per day is € 0.40.
Loans are only possible once all fines have been paid.
If you do not return a book/DVD/CD-ROM on time or fail to renew a loan period in time a reminder will be sent automatically. In such cases reminder- and late-fees shall be charged by the University Library of the Medical University of Vienna in line with the “Library Regulations for Universities” (Bibliotheksordnung für die Universitäten, BGBl. v. 26.5.1998).
As per § 3 para. 6 of the Library Regulations, the late return of an item will incur charges of:
Per reminder: a reminder fee of € 2.00
Late fees: per item and per day of € 0.40.
Reminders are sent:
- First reminder: the 2nd day after the due date (by email or post)
- Second reminder: 14 days after the first reminder (by email or post)
- Third reminder: 28 days after the second reminder (by registered post)
Fees will continue to accumulate until the return of the overdue item(s) to the circulation desk.
Please pay any late fees during library opening hours at the automatic pay station.