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Copying Services

Bring your camera and take photographs of items in our collections. Buy a self-service photography permit on your visit.
You can also order printouts and photocopies. Copying is subject to copyright and our regulations.
For personal photocopying, please visit your local Idea Store or library

Printing and Photocopying Fees and Charges - per page:

Type of Copy                                                  Cost to in-house users                                       

Cost to remote users - excluding postage & packaging

A4 black and white photocopy 10p 20p
A3 black and white photocopy 20p 40p
A4 colour photocopy £1 £2
A3 colour photocopy £2 £4
A4 black and white PC printout 10p N/A
A3 black and white PC printout 20p N/A
A4 colour PC printout 26p N/A
A3 colour PC printout 40p N/A
A4 microfilm printout 35p 70p
A3 microfilm printout 45p 90p

Digitisation - for images up to A4 size only:

Type                          Standard Rate                 Residents' Discount Rate
300dpi and less £5 £2.50
Over 300dpi £10 £5

Burning to CD: £2

Use of personal digital camera:
£5 per day - all self-service photography is subject to signed copyright disclaimer.

Urgent turnaround digital image supply
Add £150 on top of existing fees for first two images, then £100 per additional image. Both exclusive of VAT.

Contact us for digital photography of items in our collections which are larger than A4 in size.


Local History Library & Archives Reproduction and Hire Charges 

View the Reproduction and Hire Charges document as a PDF