Library IT Services
Self service coin operated photocopiers are available at all our libraries for A4 and A3 copies in black and white or colour.
Please note that the photocopying service closes 10 minutes before the advertised library closing time.
|Black and White A4||20p per copy|
|Black and White A3||30p per copy|
|Colour A4||£1.20 per copy|
|Colour A3||£1.60 per copy|
|Microforms||55p per copy|
Photocopies can be made for research or private study. Any photocopying you do must comply with the Copyright, Design and Patents Act 1988. The following table shows some of the restrictions that apply. Please ask library staff if you're unsure about what you are allowed to copy.
|Books||Up to one complete chapter or a maximum of 5% of extracts from each book for private study or research.|
|Directories||You aren't allowed to copy whole extracts for commercial purposes but you can copy "a few pages" for private study or research. This also applies to copying typed text from paper format into a word processed document.|
|Periodicals||Only one article from any periodical issue for private study or research.|
|Printed Music||Only short extracts can be copied for private study or research. Copying whole movements or whole works is strictly forbidden. NO multiple copies.|
|Up to four copies of the same A4 extract or a single extract of an OS map may be copied for private study or research. A declaration form needs to be completed and copying must be overseen by library staff.|
|Yellow Pages||One classified section can be copied from each book as long as it's no more than five pages for private study or research. No copies can be made for commercial or business use.|
|Goad Plans : Detailed Plans of Shopping Areas||Students can copy extracts if student ID is shown. Up to four A4 copies of a single extract can be copied. Copying must be overseen by library staff and a copyright declaration form completed.|
|Other Restrictions||You are NOT allowed to copy:
Please note that the laminating service stops 10 minutes before the advertised Library closing time.
(All libraries except Olney)
|£1 per page|
(at Bletchley and Central Libraries only)
|£1.50 per page|
It may be useful to have a photocopy laminated, particularly in case of important documents.
Please note that the Fax Service stops 10 minutes before the advertised Library closing time.
|Fax - Receiving||75p per A4 page|
|Fax - Sending within UK||£1.30 per A4 page|
|Fax - Sending to Europe||£2.50 per A4 page|
|Fax - Sending to the rest of the World||£3.00 per A4 page|
Fax Numbers for Libraries:
The only libraries that currently offer fax services are:
|Central (Reference Library)||(01908) 606283|
Last Updated: 6 March 2020