Fees and Charges
These fees and charges will apply from January 2018. There have been some changes to some charges.
2018 Changes at a glance
- Language courses £2.00 for a weeks hire
- British LIbrary reservations £14.00 per item
- Maximum fine £10.75 per item
- Replacement Adult library card £3.30
- Replacement Children's card £2.30
- Replacement Over 60's card £2.30
- 36p per open day for books, CD's and language courses
- Children and Over 60's do not pay overdue fees
- £1.35 per week re hire charge for Children's and factual DVD
- £2.30 per week re hire charge for DVD's
- £1.25 for 3 weeks for single CD's
- £2.25 for 3 weeks for double and box sets
Borrow as many CD's as you like while you have a subscription.
( up to the borrowing limit of 4 items on loan at a time) 4 months = Charge £26.00
- £1.25 oer week children's and factual titles
- £2.25 per week Adult film and TV series
Lost or replacement library cards
- Adult card = £3.30
- Children and young people 0 to 15 = £2.30
- Over 60's card = £2.30
It is free to reserve titles on the LLC London LIbraries Consortium catalogue.
There is a charge of £3.30 for each item to adults aged 16 or over for reserving other items. There is a total charge of £14.00 per item to apply to the British Library for an item
A yearly subscription applies for use of library computers for library members at the following rates .
The service is free for people under 20 and over 60 for 2 hours each day.
Barking and Dagenham residents - Adults 20 to 59
- Computer use for library members for 2 hours per day free
If PC's are available, extra time can be bought by all members at £1.50 an hour
Guest usage of computers for non members of LLC ( London Libraries Consortium) Libraries is available at the following rates
- £2 for 1 hour
- £1 for 30 minutes
Photocopying and printing
All libraries offer a photocopy service and printing from the computers. Barking Library and Dagenham Library offer Wi-Fi printing. Barking Library also has a microfilm/fiche reader printer.
Photocopying and printing charges
- A4 Black and White 20p
- A4 Colour 50p
- A3 Black and White 40p
- A3 Colour £1
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