Library Fees and Charges

With effect from 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2024. These charges are reviewed annually.

Photocopies and printouts - self-service

Activity Cost
A4 black and white page £0.20
A4 colour page £0.50
A3 black and white page £0.40
A3 colour page £1.00
A4 from microfilm/fiche reader £0.60
A3 from microfilm/fiche reader £0.80

Photocopies and printouts - by staff

Activity Cost
A4 black and white page £0.60
A3 black and white page £0.80
A4 colour page £1.20
A3 colour page £1.50
A4 from microfilm/fiche reader £1.20
A3 from microfilm/fiche reader £1.50
Print-out from transcript or electronic file £0.10
Handling charge for orders by post £3
Postal requests Charge for documents produced, plus a handling fee of £3 and current postage costs.

Facsimile Transmission (FAX)

Activity Cost
Incoming FAX messages £0.50
Outgoing FAX messages £1.50 for the first page, £0.25 for subsequent pages

Library Fines - overdue fines are suspended until further notice

Activity Cost
Overdue fines £0.10 per day open in the first week to 50p per week thereafter
Maximum fine, per item £10.00

Exemptions: Senior citizens, under-18s, users of mobile libraries

Lost or damaged library materials

Activity Cost
Replacement Library Membership Card £1.50
All items in print Full replacement cost
Antiquarian, unique or special At Director’s discretion
Out of print material At Director’s discretion
Items borrowed from outside the Authority At cost to Department

Meeting room hire

You can view all meeting rooms available on East Riding Culture meeting rooms.

Photography

Activity Cost
Personal use of camera in Bridlington and Goole local studies libraries (hour) £1.50
Personal use of camera in Bridlington and Goole local studies libraries (half day) £5
Personal use of camera in Bridlington and Goole local studies libraries (full day) £10

Search service

Activity Cost
Research (reference inquiries/family and local history) £15 per half hour
Postal requests Charge for documents produced plus a handling fee of £3 and current postage costs

Reservation of library material

Activity Cost
Items available from within the Authority Free
Items obtained from outside the Authority (Inter Library Loans) £6
Items obtained from the British Library £10
All journal articles £10

Reproduction and Broadcasting

Activity Cost
Reproduction for publication £28 per item reproduced (At manager’s discretion. Copies of publication may be accepted in lieu of charge)
Broadcasting rights (UK) for 2 years £75.00
Broadcasting rights (World) for 2 years £15.00

Consultancy fees

Activity Cost
Any outside consultancy work By negotiation
Talks for commercial bodies By negotiation