Fines and Fees

Overdue Charges for Yonkers Public Library materials:

Adult books $.10 cents per day
Children’s Materials No charge ONLY if checked out on child’s card
CD’s $.10 cents per day
DVD’s $1.00 per day

Lost Cards:
Adults $1.00
Children $.50 cents

You can pay your fines in the library using cash or you can pay online using a credit card.  A $2.50 convenience fee is added to the online transaction. 

To pay online:
1. Log into your library account here
2. Go to Fines tab
3. Leave all the bills selected or deselect any bills that will not be paid at this time.  The total to be paid will reflect any changes.
4. Check the box to accept terms and conditions and click the Click to Pay button. Payment information, including the convenience fee, displays.
5. Choose a payment type, fill in credit card information, an email address to receive receipt, and click Submit button.
6. A Transaction Complete screen will load when the transaction is complete.


Read Away Your Fines by Reading in the Library!

This program is for Yonkers Public Library card holders and is only for materials that belong to the Yonkers Public Library.

If you read for half an hour, we will deduct $5 from your fines.  If you read for an hour, we will deduct $10.  We can deduct up to $10 a day.

Sign up to read away your fines at the reference desk before you start reading.