Fees and charges

Some or all the following services are available at libraries across the Wakefield district, please check with individual library branches in advance of your visit  if the service you require is available to avoid disappointment.

Loans

​Books

​Maximum of 12
Include talking books and language courses​
​Free

​CDs

​Maximum of 6
​Single - per 2 weeks
Overdue per 2 weeks (max)
​£1.30
£13
​Double - per 2 weeks
Overdue per 2 weeks (max)
​£1.80
£18
​Box set - per 2 weeks
Overdue - per 2 weeks (max)
​£1.80
£18
​CD ROM - per 3 weeks​Free

​DVD and Blu-ray

​Maximum of 4
Includes entertainment and live and learn
​Premiere - per 2 nights
Overdue per 2 nights (max)
​£3.60
£36
​Value - per 2 nights
Overdue per 2 nights (max)
​£1.30
£13
​Value U certificate - per 1 week
Overdue per 7 days (max)
​£1.30
£13
​Box set - per 1 week
Overdue per 7 days (max)
​£2.30
£23
​Lifestyle - per 1 week​£1.30
​Entertainment - per 2 weeks​£1.30
​Live and learn - per 3 weeks​Free

​Liberate card holders' discount

​Liberate Plus - all items free except Premiere DVD​£1.75
​Liberate - value DVDs and CDs​£0.60

​Max Card holders' discounts

​Maximum of 4
​CDs and DVDs - except premiere​Free

​Replacement borrower tickets

​£1.25

Requests

​Between Wakefield Libraries​Free
​Interlibrary loans​£3.35

   

Lost and damaged items

Books, recorded sound and DVDs which are lost, beyond repair or out of print then a full replacement cost will be charged. These costs worked out by age of the item, condition, rarity and value.

Business services

​Printing and photocopies

​A4 sheet - black and white, per side​20p
​A3 sheet - black and white, per side​30p
​A4 sheet - colour, per side​40p
​A3 sheet - colour, per side​75p

​Photography, using photography paper

​Black and white​£1.85
​Colour​£2.35

​Laminating

​A4 sheet​35p
​A3 sheet​55p

​Microfilm

​Per A4 sheet​60p
​Per A3 sheet​£1

​Fax

​Outgoing to UK - first page​£1.15
​Outgoing to UK - other pages​95p
​Outgoing worldwide - per page​£2
​Incoming - first page​£1.15
​Incoming - other pages​65p

​Local studies

​Handling charge for postal enquiries​£3.50

​IT charges

​Basic computer use​Free
​Internet use​Free

Contact us

Libraries Services

Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street
Wakefield
WF1 2EB

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