Fees and Charges

Free membership to Douglas residents.

Non-Douglas residents’ annual subscriptions are:

  • Adults £10.00;
  • Senior citizens £5.00;
  • Children under 18 free;
  • Students free on production of student card

(Unless separate arrangements have been agreed in advance with other individual authorities in which case there is no charge – please ask a member of staff. Currently arrangements exist with Braddan, Santon, Castletown, and Garff).

Reservations: 50p per item for adults and free for children

 

Overdue Charges
Adult Senior Citizen Child
(18 & under)
  • 10p per item per day to a maximum of £5
  • 5p per item per day to a maximum of £2.50
  • Free

 

An administration charge of 50p will be incurred by everyone who receives a letter advising of an overdue item. Please remember to return items on time or ring the library on 696461 or click here.to renew.

 

Printer charges: Photocopy charges:
  • A4 1 Sided Black & White    10p
  • A4 2 Sided Black & White    20p
  • A4 1 Sided Colour               30p
  • A4 2 Sided Colour               60p
  • A4 1 Sided Black & White    10p
  • A4 2 Sided Black & White    20p
  • A3 1 Sided Black & White    20p
  • A3 2 Sided Black & White    40p
  • A4 1 Sided Colour               30p
  • A4 2 Sided Colour               60p
  • A3 1 Sided Colour               60p
  • A3 2 Sided Colour              £1.20

 

Lost/Damaged Book: Replacement cost plus administration charge.

Lost Membership Card: £1.00

 

Computer use guidelines

All customers will be required to agree to our Terms and Conditions of the Use of Computers and the Internet, otherwise access will be denied.

  • All members of the library are entitled to up to 2 hours free use of the computers (in one-hour blocks during busy periods);
  • After the free 2-hour period a charge of 75p for every 15 minutes will be levied;
  • Non-library members are not entitled to the free 2-hour period and will be charged at the standard rate of 75p for every 15 minutes.

Concessions: Members who are of retirement age (60 and over) are entitled to free use of the computers every week day up until 1.00pm.