Library access

We have an information request -see below –

1. How many of your libraries operate a “self-service” opening system where people are not allowed to access the library building unless they have registered in advance?

One (only one library operates a self-service opening system)

2. How many of your libraries have a minimum age limit (eg only those over 16 or 18) for access to the library during these self-service hours?


3. If so, what is the age limit?

Access only open to people aged 16 or over

4. How many people who live within your council area are under the age limit discussed above?

Based upon statistics from the Office of National Statistics, in mid-2017 there were 128,600 aged 0-15 within Devon County Boundary