Loans and charges

Items you
can borrow
Due date Maximum
items
Charge Overdue charge Maximum overdue charge
(per item)
Books 3 weeks 20 Free 20p per working day £8
Children's books 3 weeks 20 Free No charge* No charge*
Audiobooks 3 weeks 12 £2 Another hire charge £6
eBooks 3 weeks 6 Free No charge No charge
eAudiobooks 3 weeks 6 Free No charge No charge
DVDs 1 week 6 £2.50 Another hire charge £10
Children's DVDs 1 week 6 £1 Another hire charge £5
Inter-library loans Set by lending authority 6 £6 £6 Not applicable

*Children's books that have been borrowed using an adult’s library account will be charged as an adult book.

Concessionary memberships are available and may have different allowances and charges that apply.

We will send an email reminder about unreturned items after five days.