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.

LOAN OF MATERIALS                          

Books

Maximum of 12                                                                 

Includes Talking books and Language courses            Free  

Replacement Borrower Tickets                                       £1.25 

Requests                            

Between Wakefield Libraries                                          Free

Interlibrary Loans                                                             £5.30

LOST & DAMAGED MATERIALS

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

OVERDUE MATERIALS

Books

Includes Talking Books, Language Courses,

Live and Learn

Per day library is open                                             No charge

Children's Books                                                       No charge

BUSINESS SERVICES                                                       

Printing and Photocopies       

A4 Sheet – Black and white       Per side                      £0.20

A3 Sheet – Black and white       Per side                      £0.30

A4 Sheet – Colour                     Per side                        £0.40

A3 Sheet – Colour                     Per side                        £0.75

Printing photography using Photography paper

Black and white                                                              £1.90

Colour                                                                               £2.40        

Laminating

A4 Sheet                                                                           £0.35

A3 Sheet                                                                           £0.55

Microfilm     

Per A4 Sheet                                                                     £0.70

Per A3 Sheet                                                                     £1.10

Local Studies                                               

Handling Charge for Postal Enquires                           £3.65

Licence fee for local studies images

Commercial                                             £58.00+VAT per image

Non-commercial                                                         Negotiable    

Community                                                                      £0.00

Camera Usage Licence

Half day                                                                             £5.00

Full day                                                                              £10.00

Family/local History Research and Talks

Research 30 minutes free then charge per hour         £15.00

Up to 2 hours

Talks                                                                                Staff Costs

Local Studies Scanned Items

Admin Charge                                                                   £4.00

Cost per Image                                                                 £0.10

Multi Images on CD                                                         £1.00

Photographic Reproduction A4                                     £10.00

           

Downloading business information                              £0.10

Fax

Outgoing to UK               First page                                £1.15

Outgoing to UK               Subsequent pages                £0.95

Outgoing World-wide      Per page                                £2.00

Incoming                         First page                                 £1.15

Incoming                         Subsequent page                    £0.65

IT Charges

Basic computer use                                                         Free

Internet use                                                                       Free

Advertising

Displays and Exhibitions

Commercial         per 2 week                                           £20.00

Non-Commercial per 2 week                                          £10.00

Community                                                                        Free

Posters

Commercial         per week                                               £3.00

Non-Commercial per week                                              £1.50

Community                                                                        Free

BOOK SALE STOCK

Adult Fiction                                                                      £0.50

Adult Non-Fiction                                                              £1.20

Children's Fiction and Non-Fiction                                 £0.50

CD Single                                                                           £1.00

CD Multi                                                                             £4.00

Audiobook                                                                         £3.00