FOI Request Library Fines

Request 101001716961

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act to request the following information in relation to your public library service.  

1. How many penalties (cash fines) have you issued?

2. What is the total value of these penalties?

3. What is the value of unpaid penalties?

4. How many books and other loan items have you issued?

Please present the data as annual figures for each of the last five years.

Response 26-01-2018 

1. In accordance with Section 17 the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002, we can confirm that this information is not held as we we do not record or report this information.

4. Book Issues

2013/14

Adult Fiction

Adult Non Fiction

Junior Fiction

Junior Non Fiction

Total Books

236,160

74,534

114,393

26,201

451,288

Audio Visual

Total Issues

 

30,040

481,328

 

 

2014/15

Adult Fiction

Adult Non Fiction

Junior Fiction

Junior Non Fiction

Total Books

207,685

62,253

103,490

23,803

397,128

Audio Visual

Total Issues

 

25,082

422,524

 

 

2015/16

Adult Fiction

Adult Non Fiction

Junior Fiction

Junior Non Fiction

Total Books

210,619

63,209

103,648

24,065

401,541

Audio Visual

Total Issues

 

22,596

424,137

 

 

2016/17

Adult Fiction

Adult Non Fiction

Junior Fiction

Junior Non Fiction

Total Books

200,666

61,009

98,961

23,059

383,695

Audio Visual

Total Issues

 

21,533

405,228

 

 

2017/18 (to 31 December, 2017)

Adult Fiction

Adult Non Fiction

Junior Fiction

Junior Non Fiction

Total Books

149,528

43,076

72,045

15,547

280,196

Audio Visual

Total Issues

 

14,928

295,124

 

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