Library charges and feesItem or serviceCostLoan periodAll booksFree3 week loanLanguage coursesFree3 week loanTalking booksFree3 week loanMusic scores and play setsUp to 15 items - £1616 – 40 items - £32Up to a 12 week loanReservations (including online)Free - For items in stock£4.50 - For items not in our stock. This fee will be charged to your library account even if we cannot supply the item for whatever reason Reader printer copies40p per A4 sheet, 65p per A3 sheet (or minimum £2 for items sent electronically or by post) Photocopies10p per sheet (or minimum £2 for items sent electronically or by post) Black and white computer print-outs10p per sheet (or minimum £2 for items sent electronically or by post) Colour computer print-outs40p per sheet (or minimum £2 for items sent electronically or by post) Plastic wallets/envelopes10p LaminatingA3: £2 / A4: £1.25 Community history searchesFirst half hour £17.50, per hour thereafter £30 Replacement ticketAdult £2.50 Child £1 Overdue itemsThere is no charge for any item returned after the date specified but it is important that you return items on time or renew them if you need them for longer than the 3 week loan period. Items can be renewed up to a maximum of 8 times if not required by another borrower.Lost and damaged itemsThe full replacement cost at the recommended retail price will be charged for all lost/damaged items. This is not refundable.ExemptionsSome borrowers do not have to pay reservation fees or charges but proof of entitlement must be shown. See whether you qualify below:ExemptionsBorrowersLost ticketReservation fee, for items not in our stockUnder 16 years ExemptLong term sick and disabledExemptExemptHousebound reader service usersExemptExemptWith learning disabilities, dyslexia, registered blind and partially sightedExemptExemptExample of documents required to change borrower's statusFor borrowers long term sickOfficial notification of their benefit award to prove their entitlement to incapacity benefit at the higher rate.Borrowers who are disabled, registered blind or registered partially sighted, have dyslexia or learning disabilitiesRegistration document, disabled persons railcard, official letter from a hospital/doctor, social services department payment order book or official notification of award of any of the following benefits:Severe disablement allowanceIncome support disability premiumDisability working allowanceDisabled living allowanceIndustrial injuries disablement benefitE mail notifications are free to receive. Please get in touch if you would like to set up this service. We will send you an e mail a few days before an item is due for return as well as the standard overdue and reservation notices.Printing chargesYou will only be exempt from paying for PC print outs if you are booked onto a library run learning course.