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Albany Public Library going 'fine free' in 2019

Albany Public Library going 'fine free' in 2019

December 03, 2018 01:33 PM

Albany Public Library is going fine free.

Starting January 1, the library says they are eliminating fines on books and media. Any outstanding fines will be waived.

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The library says it’s part of a growing trend across the country. They say circulation has gone up at other libraries with similar policies.

Details of the policy are being finalized now.

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