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Charges for audio visual items

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As of Tuesday 27 October, all 52 libraries will be open. For the latest updates and information on current library services, opening hours and how we are keeping customers and staff safe, visit our Coronavirus information page.

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.

Item Hire charge per week
Entertainment DVD £3 or £6 for one week's hire,
see individual box.
Overdue charges are 50p per open day if the hire charge is £3 or 60p if £6 (Maximum £10).
Information DVD Free.
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).
Music CD (1 week loan) Single: £1.
Set of two or more: £1.50.
Overdue charges will be 28p per open day (maximum charge £8.40).
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).
Spoken word CDs - children (3 week loan) Free.
Overdue charges: there are no overdue charges if items were borrowed using an early years, children's or young adult's ticket.
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

Free.
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 £4.30).

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