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Fees and charges from 1 April 2020 (updated May 2021)

Fees and charges (2020-22)

Join the library Find or renew books

Reservation Charges

Please note that reservations is a pre-paid service.

Adult tickets

on loan or on order

books on shelves

80p per book

30p per book

Older People's tickets

on loan or on order

books on shelves

55p per book

30p per book

Young People's (under 16) tickets

on loan or on order

books on shelves

Items borrowed from another library service

30p each book

Free

£4

Overdue Charges

Currently none on overdue books

 

Replacement charge for lost tickets

£2.35

A charge will be made for lost or damaged items.

CDs / DVDs & Blu-rays / Language Courses

Hire Charge

Compact Disc

DVD and Blu-ray

Language Course

90p each (2 week loan period)

Price and loan periods shown on the cover

From £1 each item depending on format (3 week loan period)

Reservation Charges

Compact Disc

Vocal Score

Vocal Score borrowed from another library service

30p each

£1.30 each copy

£4.20 each copy

Overdue Charges

Compact Disc

Weekly DVD

Premium DVD

DVD Boxed Set

20p each item per day (maximum £9.25 each item)

£0.50 per day (maximum £25 each item)

£2.50 per day (maximum £25 each item)

£1.00 per day (maximum £25 each item)

Computer use, Copy, Print and Fax

Computer use

Free of charge (library membership required)

Photocopying per copy

Black and white

 

Colour

 

A4 10p
A3 20p

A4 50p
A3 90p

Microfilm Printouts

A4 60p each sheet
A3 £1.10 each sheet

Electronic copies/Printouts

A4 black and white

A4 colour

 

10p each sheet

50p each sheet

Outgoing Fax

U.K.

International

 

£1.15 for first A4 sheet; 95p for additional sheets

Band 1-6: £1.55 each A4 sheet

Band 7-13: £2.15 each A4 sheet

Incoming fax

£1.35 each A4 sheet

USB sticks

£4 each

Local History Services

Photographs

Copies of many of the photographs in our collection may be supplied in various formats from 60p

USB sticks for photographs

£4 each

Print outs

Please ring for prices

Local History Enquiries

 

Initial enquiry FREE

Each subsequent enquiry

 

£30

Local History Talks

 

(other than to local history groups)

£38.00

Room Hire Charges

Please contact Janice Holmes

0191 433 8405

janiceholmes@gateshead.gov.uk

 

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