Library Fines Could Be Scrapped
Library fines for late books could be scrapped as the government considers how to get people to use their local library.
The charges are only around 5c-a-day, but some Ministers are of the view that the fines are 'putting people off'.
The new National Library Strategy was discussed by Cabinet yesterday and among the other proposals are more user-friendly hours, extended access to digital resources and more investment in library buildings.
We asked these people if they use the library:
And if they thought scrapping fees was a good idea: