MY Link Library Card Campaign Amnesty Program
September 10 - 26, 2014
To help YOU gain access to the great resources,services and programs offered by Houston Public Library, we are offering its first amnesty program in over 30 years.
From September 10-26, 2014, Houston Public Library will waive fines under $25.00 on accounts not in collection when customers receive the new MY Link Library Card.
Accrued fines for overdue items returned during the amnesty period will also be waived.
How can I pay my library fines and fees online?
The Pay Online option can be found by going to the "My Account" link on the catalog page. Once you enter your library card number and PIN, click the "Fines" tab.
What forms of payment are accepted for online payments?
The Library accepts MasterCard, Visa, and Discover cards. We are no longer able to accept payments via PayPal.
Is a service fee charged when paying fines online?
No. Houston Public Library does not add an additional service charge when paying fees online.
Is there a minimum fine amount that can be paid online?
Yes, there is a $1 minimum fine that can be paid online.
What happens if I receive a message that the transaction was declined?
Your fines and fees will remain on your account. Click on the VeriSign link for more information on possible reasons why the transaction was declined.