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Cofrin Library

Important Fines Appeal Information

All appeals must be submitted within 21 calendar days from the fine notice date.  To submit an appeal, fill out the Cofrin Library Fines Appeal Form through one of the options provided below.  The Fines Appeal Committee will answer all appeals within 2 weeks of the date submitted.  The decision made between the borrower and the library is final and binding.

Decisions are based on a clear and concise statement provided by the patron, in addition to the patron’s library record, previous appeals made by the patron, the total amount due on the account, and any other information that is relevant to the appeal. It is very important to be specific with details of the appeal.

All reasonable concerns related to library charges will be considered; however, the following are NOT considered reasons on which an appeal can be based: 

If you wish to appeal a library fine, you can either:


  • fill out the form below to send it electronically to the Circulation Department.