University of Bradford Library Fines

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University of Bradford Library Fines

University of Bradford Library Fines

Fines are charged for overdue items. Please return or renew books promptly. If items are returned late charges will be incurred at the following rates:

Item typeCharges
Four week loans20p per day
One week loans40p per day
Three day loans70p per day
Overnight loans / Periodicals35p per day
Group Study Room£1 per hour
Inter-library loans50p per day
Quick Service Collection70p per hour
Staff File Collection70p per hour
Laptops£5 per hour

Note: if you have fines of £5 or more, you will not be able to renew your books or borrow further without clearing the fine.

Pay fines

You can pay fines online via the University web payment service UPay.

Log in to UPay‌Fines may also be paid using issue machine 6 on the ground floor of the J. B. Priestley Library. Select ‘My library account’ and log in using your student or staff card and library PIN. You can pay all or some of your fines but please remember any fine of £5 or more will prevent further borrowing and renewals.

Alternatively, you may pay fines using cash or a card at the Enquiry Desk in the J. B. Priestley Library or using cash only at the Enquiry Desk in the Management and Law Library.

Web Payments (UPay)

UPay is the online payment system for student printing, photocopying and library fines. It is secure and helps you credit your printing and photocopying account using a debit or credit card. UPay accepts Mastercard, Maestro and Visa.

Once you have logged in, the My Account screen will show your account details, including your printing and photocopying balance. You can also see any outstanding library fines. Please note: your session will expire after 20 minutes of inactivity.‌