How can I Avoid Library Fines?


Lindsay sent along A Link To a Wisegeek post entitled "How can I Avoid Library Fines?"

Wisegeek is indeed wise... "The easiest way to avoid library fines is to return your books on time. There is a simple hack, however, that allows a patron to return books past the due date without being fined. "


Do we really care about fine revenues, or are fines just a means to an end? I argue for the>, although it is an annoying waste of staff time to chase patrons through the stacks to 'witness' the planted items they left there...