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Library charges

Overdue charges

This charge is per item, per loan period.

Table showing overdue charges

Type of item

Charge (per day)

Maximum charge

Adult books

30p per item

£8.90

Children’s books borrowed by adults

20p per item

£4.40

Children’s books borrowed by children

10p per item

£2.30

Teenage books borrowed by young people

10p per item

£4.50

Spoken word and music recordings

30p per item

£8.90

DVDs and computer games

70p per item

£9.80

Hire charges

Table showing hire charges

Type of item

Charge

Children’s spoken word

Free

Spoken word

£2.40

Spoken word for members who are registered blind or partially sighted

Free

Computer games, DVDs and music CDs (first 3 months of release)

£2.40

Computer games, DVDs and music CDs (3 months to 2 years old)

£1.60

Computer games, DVDs and music CDs (over 2 years old)

60p

Vocal scores and orchestral sets (multiples of 10 per week)

Price on asking

Please note: Computer games and DVDs are issued for 1 week. Music CDs are issued for 3 weeks.

Requests

Table showing charges for requests

Type of request

Charge

All Bracknell Forest stock

60p per item

Annual subscription - unlimited (12 months - April to March)

£19

Annual subscription - unlimited (6 Months - October to March)

£13

Children’s books

Free

For all registered disabled people

30p per item

For those in the leisure saver scheme

30p per item

Other authorities and the British Library

Requests from other authorities, or the British Library will be charged a £1 non-refundable deposit for this service in addition to the charge listed below.

Table showing request charges from other authorities and the British Library

Type of request

Charge

First 10 items

£5.50 per item

British Library (subsequent items)

£16.50 per item

British Library (subsequent periodicals)

£12 per item

British Library urgent service

Price on asking

British Library urgent service (student concession)

£22 per item

IT charges

Table showing IT charges

Item

Charge

USB memory stick (4GB)

£5.50 each

Headphones

£2.10 a pair

Guest internet ticket

£3.90 per half hour

Printing

Table showing charges for printing

Item

Charge

Scanning and printing - self service

20p per A4 sheet

Scanning and printing - by staff

£5.40 per A4 sheet

Scanning and printing - on photo paper

£6 per A4 sheet

Printing - black and white

20p per A4 sheet

Printing - colour

50p per A4 sheet

Printing - on microfilm

40p per A4 sheet

Prining - on photo paper

60p per A4 sheet

Photocopying

Table showing charges for photocopying

Item

Charge

Black and white - A4

20p per sheet

Black and white - A3

40p per sheet

Colour - A4 (Bracknell library only)

80p per sheet

Colour - A3 (Bracknell library only)

£1.90 per sheet

Meeting room hire

Table showing charges for meeting room hire

Hire length

Charge

Half day

£40

Full day

£60

Hourly rate for block bookings

£13

Contact information

Bracknell Forest Libraries

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