Replacement charges

Books

  • Large print hardback1 - £14
  • Large print paperback1 - £14
  • Adult non-fiction hardback - £14
  • Adult fiction hardback - £12
  • Adult non-fiction paperback - £12
  • Children's non-fiction hardback - £9
  • Children's non-fiction paperback - £9
  • Children's fiction hardback - £8
  • Teenage hardback - £8
  • Picture book2 - £7
  • Adult fiction paperback - £7
  • Children's fiction paperback - £6
  • Teenage fiction paperback - £6
  • Board book2  - £5
  • Early reader - £5
  • Mills and boon paperback - £5
  • Local studies book - No standard charge

Books supplied via inter-library loan

Charge imposed by lending authority

Media items

  • Adult audio book1 - No standard charge
  • Children's and teenage audio book1 - No standard charge
  • Standard DVD (certificate 12, 15, PG, 18) - £17
  • Children's DVD (certificate U) - £10
  • Language courses - No standard charge

Please note: a higher charge may be levied for items where the standard replacement charge does not reflect the true value or cost of replacement.

1 No charge for Access members for large print or audio items.
2 No charge for picture books or board books when borrowed on an Under-fives library card.
3 Where there is no standard charge, the replacement charge will reflect the value of the individual item.