How do I pay my fines?

Fines are assessed for items that are returned or renewed past their due date. Find out more about overdue fine/fee rates.


  • Via your online account (credit or debit card) 
  • At the library (cash, check, credit or debit card)
  • By phone (credit or debit card)
  • By mail (check)*

*Make check payable to Westerville Public Library, 126 S. State St., Westerville, OH 43081. Include your full name and library card number). The library can only accept checks that have been filled out with blue or black ink only.


  • Fines must be at least $1 to pay by credit or debit card. Fines under $1 must be paid in person with cash or check.
  • American Express credit cards can only be accepted only at the main Customer Service desk.
  • You may need to provide the PIN number for your business account credit card to use it for payment at the main Customer Services desk.
Mon - Thurs

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


1 p.m. - 6 p.m.