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Library Fees & Charges

Library Services Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018.

All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).

Library Services Charges Fee (incl GST)
 
Rentals
Book RentalNo Charge 
Children's Compact DiscNot currently available 
Book Rental - Best Seller Collection$5.10 
Magazine Rental - Best Seller Collection$2.60 
Compact Disc Rental - per item 14 daysNot currently available 
DVD Rental - new title, per item 7 days$3.60 
DVD Rental - older item, including Children's, 7 days$2.00 
DVD Rental - series, 14 days$6.00 
Console Games Rental - per item 7 days Not currently available 
Console Older Games Rental - per item 7 daysNot currently available 
Extended Loan Charges
All materials except BestSeller books, BestSeller magazines, and console games - per item per day$0.40 
All materials issued on a junior membership card (under 16 years of age) - per item per day$0.20 
BestSeller Collection - Books and magazines. Per item per day$1.10 
Console Games - per item per day Not currently available 
Maximum charge per item$11.00 
Reservations
Charge per adult membership (includes interbranch transfers)No Charge 
Charge per child/teen membership (includes interbranch transfers)No Charge 
Charge for magazine reservationNo Charge 
Interloan Charges
Handling Fee$6.50 
Interloans from libraries that charge an additional fee (handling fee will be additionally charged)$21.00 
Rush Fee (additional to above charges)$22.50 
City Loan
Handling Fee$3.00 
Distance Membership
Annual full-services subscription for Hawkes Bay residents who live outside both Napier City and Hastings District Council boundaries and are not ratepayers in Napier City$48.00 
Visitors from Outside the Hawkes Bay Region
Borrowing Fee$22.50 
Membership Cards
Replacement of Membership Cards$4.00 
Research Services
Per hour with first 15 minutes free$50.00 
Photocopying
Per A4 sheet (Black & White 1 x side only)$0.20 
Per A3 sheet (Black & White 1 x side only)$0.40 
Per A4 sheet (Colour 1 x side only)$0.70 
Per A3 sheet (Colour 1 x side only)$2.00 
Fax and Scanning Charges
National - up to five pages$3.50 
Subsequent pages - per page$0.20 
International - per page$3.50 
Internet/Email Charges
Per hour$4.00 
Per 30 minutes$2.00 
Printout Charges
Microfilm reader printer (per A4 sheet)$0.50 
A4 black & white printouts (per side)$0.20 
A3 Colour Printouts (per side)$2.00 
A4 Colour Printouts (per side)$0.70 

Charges Related to Damaged or Lost Items Fee (incl GST)
Note: Books with a high replacement value are priced at the discretion of library management
Item Charges
Items are charged at individual purchase price as per catalogue record. If a purchase price is not recorded, a standard replacement cost is charged as per the following average item price tableIndividual Purchase Price 
Administration Fee per account$5.60 
Adult Books
Non Fiction$45.00 
Maori Collection$37.40 
Parent Centre$37.40 
Large Print$57.00 
Fiction$46.00 
Teen Books
Non Fiction$34.80 
Fiction$27.10 
Junior Books
All books under $11 purchase price are charged$11.20 
Non Fiction$32.20 
Large Print$37.30 
Picture Books$27.10 
Maori Collection$32.20 
Extended Reader$22.00 
Beginner Reader$5.10 
Independent Reader$17.00 
Talking Books
Per Compact Disk$27.10 
Children's Book with CD$5.60 
Language CD$37.90 
Console Games
Per GameNot currently available 
Compact Disc
Purchase price of item as per catalogue record, if not available a standard replacement cost will be charged atNot currently available 
DVD
Per Disk$27.10 
Magazines
All MagazinesIndividual Purchase Price 
Minimum Charge$11.20 
Childrens Puzzles
Children's Puzzles$28.80 
Missing Puzzle Piece$5.60 

Show Next Years fees

Library Services Fees and Charges approved for 1 July 2018 to 30 June 2019.

All fees and charges are inclusive of GST (except as noted *).

Library Services Charges Fee (incl GST)
 
Rentals
Book RentalNo Charge 
Children's Compact DiscNo Charge 
Book Rental - Best Seller Collection$6.00 
Magazine Rental - Best Seller Collection$3.00 
Compact Disc Rental - per item 14 days$2.00 
DVD Rental - new title, per item 7 days$4.00 
DVD Rental - older item, including Children's, 7 days$2.00 
DVD Rental - series, 14 days$6.00 
Extended Loan Charges
All materials except BestSeller books, BestSeller magazines, and console games - per item per day$0.50 
BestSeller Collection - Books and magazines. Per item per day$1.50 
Maximum charge per item$11.00 
Interloan Charges
Handling Fee$6.50 
Interloans from libraries that charge an additional fee (handling fee will be additionally charged)$21.00 
Rush Fee (additional to above charges)$22.50 
City Loan
Handling Fee$6.50 
Visitors from Outside the Hawkes Bay Region
Borrowing Fee$5.00 
Membership Cards
Replacement of Membership Cards$5.00 
Research Services
Per hour with first 15 minutes free$50.00 
Photocopying
Per A4 sheet (Black & White 1 x side only)$0.20 
Per A3 sheet (Black & White 1 x side only)$0.50 
Per A4 sheet (Colour 1 x side only)$0.80 
Per A3 sheet (Colour 1 x side only)$2.00 
Fax and Scanning Charges
National - up to five pages$3.50 
Subsequent pages - per page$0.20 
International - per page$3.50 
Internet/Email Charges
Per hour$4.00 
Per 30 minutes$2.00 
Printout Charges
Microfilm reader printer (per A4 sheet)$0.50 
A4 black & white printouts (per side)$0.20 
A3 Colour Printouts (per side)$2.00 
A4 Colour Printouts (per side)$0.80 

Charges Related to Damaged or Lost Items Fee (incl GST)
Note: Books with a high replacement value are priced at the discretion of library management
Item Charges
Items are charged at individual purchase price as per catalogue record. If a purchase price is not recorded, a standard replacement cost is charged as per the following average item price tableIndividual Purchase Price 

Books Fee (incl GST)
 
All Booksup to $50.00 
Compact Disc
Purchase price of item as per catalogue record, if not available a standard replacement cost will be charged at$30.00 
DVD
Per Disk$30.00 
Magazines
Minimum Charge$11.50 
Childrens Puzzles
Children's Puzzles$30.00 

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Author event with Maire Leadbeater at Napier Library
Thursday 26 July at 5.30pm in the Century Theatre Foyer at Napier Library Maire Leadbeater, is launching her new book 'See No Evil: New Zealand’s betrayal of the people of West Papua' This is a free event Please RSVP to Nicoleta Paxie on (06) 836 5628 or npaxie@napierlibrary.co.nz Places limited
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Author event with Rod Smith at Napier Library
Wednesday 18 July at 5.30pm in the Century Theatre Foyer at Napier Library Rod will be introducing his book 'Guinness down under; The famous brew and the family come to New Zealand'. His talk will appeal to genealogists and of course those of you who are interested in the history of this famous brand of beer. This is a free event Please RSVP to Nicoleta Paxie on (06) 836 5628 or npaxie@napierlibrary.co.nz Places limited
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