Borrowing

Your UB Card serves as your library card. Current UB students, faculty and staff may use their cards to check out books and other materials at any campus library.

Lost/Damaged Materials

UB Libraries Replacement and Handling Fee Schedule

  • A replacement fee will be charged for each non-returned or irreparably damaged library item
  • A processing fee of $25 is charged for each non-returned or irreparably damaged library item.
  • An overdue fine is charged for each lost or irreparably damaged library item.

Paying Lost/Damaged Materials Fees

Options for paying lost/damaged materials fees are as follows:

  1. View Fees: Login to My Account. Fees that have been transferred to Student Accounts must be paid through HUB Student Center or at 1Capen.

  2. Pay by Telephone:

    Payment by credit card (Mastercard, Visa, Discover) is accepted during business hours (M-F, 9am-4pm). Ph: 716-645-5950.

  3. Pay by Mail:
    Payment by check or money order (payable to University at Buffalo) can be mailed to:

    University Libraries Finances Office
    University at Buffalo
    223 Capen Hall
    Buffalo, NY 14260