Library charges

Overdue charges

This charge is per item, per loan period.

Overdue charges for each item
Type of item Daily charge Maximum charge
Adult books 50 pence per item £11.50
Children's books borrowed by adults 20 pence per item £5
Children's books borrowed by children 20 pence per item £2.60
Teenage books borrowed by young people 20 pence per item £5
Teenage books borrowed by adults 50 pence per item £11.50
Spoken word and music CDs 50 pence per item £11.50
DVDs 90 pence per item £12.60

Hire charges

Hire charges by item
Type of item Charge
Children's spoken word Free
Spoken word £2.60
Spoken word for members who are registered blind or partially sighted Free
DVDs, CDs and computer games (first 3 months of release) £2.60
DVDs, CDs and computer games (3 months to 2 years old) £1.80
DVDs, CDs and computer games (over 2 years old) 80 pence
Music scores Price on asking

Requests

Charges for requests
Type of request Charge
All Bracknell Forest stock 80 pence per item
Children’s books Free
For all registered disabled people 50 pence per item
Annual subscription - unlimited (12 months - April to March) £22
Annual subscription - unlimited (6 Months - October to March) £15

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.

Requests from other places and their charges
Type of request Charge
First 10 items £6 per item
British Library (subsequent items) £17 per item
British Library (subsequent periodicals) £13 per item
British Library urgent service Price on asking
British Library urgent service (student concession) £23 per item

IT charges

Charges for IT items
Item Charge
USB memory stick £5.60 each
Guest internet ticket £4.50 per half hour
Headphones £3 a pair

Printing

Charges for printing
Item Charge
Scanning and printing - self service 20 pence per A4 sheet
Scanning and printing - by staff £5.60 per A4 sheet
Scanning and printing - on photo paper £6 per A4 sheet
Printing - black and white 20 pence per A4 sheet
Printing - colour 50 pence per A4 sheet
Printing - on microfilm 50 pence per A4 sheet
Prining - on photo paper 60 pence per A4 sheet

Photocopying

Charges for photocopies
Item Charge
Black and white - A4 20 pence per sheet
Black and white - A3 40 pence per sheet
Colour - A4 (Bracknell library only) 80 pence per sheet
Colour - A3 (Bracknell library only) £2 per sheet

Meeting room hire

Charges for meeting rooms
Hire length Charge
Half day £48
Full day £75
Hourly rate for block bookings £16

Contact information

Bracknell Forest Libraries

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