Library Fees


As a member of the PINES network, the Mountain Regional Library System has adopted circulation rules in accordance with PINES policy.


  • Late Fees for Books and CDs are  .20 per day

  • Lost books will be charged the price of the book plus $10 processing fee

  • Replacement library cards are $2.00

  • Out of state resident Library cards are ($12.50 for six months or $25.00 for the year)

  • Students in Georgia and those employed full time in the state of Georgia get free library cards even if they live in another state.

  • Copies are .15 each for B&W, .50 each for color.

  • Notary services are available for 2.00 per notary

  • Faxes for long distance numbers are $1.50 for first page, .50 for each additional page.

  • Faxes to local and toll free numbers are free, but there is a .25 charge for the confirmation page if you need it.

  • Lamination is available at some branches and the price varies based on size. 


Revised and Approved by the Mountain Regional Library System Board of Trustees

June 15, 2007


Deposit Policy


The Mountain Regional Library System shall require a cash deposit to check out high value books that have a potential for theft based on circulation history.


The amount of the deposit, and which books will require a deposit shall be determined by the branch manager.


Patrons who are not capable of supplying the deposit, shall be restricted to using the book inside the library. All deposits provided will be refunded to the patron upon the return of the book.


Approved by the Mountain Regional Library System Board of Trustees, November 4, 2015


Mountain Regional Library System

698 Miller Street / PO Box 159
Young Harris, GA 30582

​Telephone: 706-379-1327 ​Fax: 706-379-2047