Books are free to borrow. There are small charges for CDs and DVDs which you can see on the fines and charges sheet below. Age restrictions are observed on DVDs according to their certification.
- aged 11 and over, you can borrow any 30 books, audio books, CDs and DVDs
- under 11, you can borrow 20 books, audio books, CDs and DVDs.
If you are housebound, a registered childminder, or run a playgroup or residential home, special arrangements can be made for you. Just ask at your local library, where staff will be happy to help.
You can normally keep items for either four weeks or one week, depending on what you’ve chosen.
Please note that you will not be charged if your books are overdue but your library account cannot be used until the items are renewed or returned.
- Talking books
- Language packs
(If another borrower has reserved an item, we'll only be able to issue it to you for one week, instead of four.
- e-audiobook downloads
- DVDs and music CDs (these can't be renewed). A hire charge is applied for every 7 days.