Charges for audio visual items in libraries

Audio visual materials such as DVDs can be hired by the week for a weekly charge which is marked on them.

Not every library has the full range of audio visual materials available. Check what is available at your local library.

List of charges

  • Entertainment DVD (1 week loan).
    • Weekly hire charge £2.
    • Overdue charges are 50p per day to a maximum of £10.
  • Information DVD.
    • No hire charge.
    • Overdue charges are 30p per open day (maximum charge £9). If borrowed on an open ticket adult card the charges will be 15p per day (maximum £4.30).
  • Adult spoken word CD (3 week loan).
    • Single or set of two, £1.50.
    • Set of three or more, £3.
    • Overdue charges will be 30p per open day (maximum charge £9).
  • Children's spoken word CD (3 week loan).
    • No hire charge.
    • There are no overdue charges if items were borrowed on a Child, Teen or Young Adult card. If items are borrowed on an Adult ticket the charges will be 10p per open day (maximum £3). If borrowed on an open ticket adult card the charges will be 5p per open day (maximum £1.50).
  • Language courses on CD.
    • No hire charge.
    • Overdue charges will be 30p per open day (maximum charge £9). If borrowed on an open ticket adult card the charges will be 15p per day (maximum £4.50).