• DCC Library Details and Opening Hours

    “Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I should like to request the following information: 1. The names and addresses of all libraries owned and run by the Council, including those run through a Trust on the Council’s behalf. 2. … Continue reading

  • As A Man Thinketh

    Please could you confirm: (1) Whether any of the libraries operated by the council hold any copies of the book “As A Man Thinketh” by James Allen and Ben Holden-Crowther (ISBN: 9781788441032)? Yes (2) If yes to (1): How many … Continue reading

  • Library use

    Please provide the number of visits to Devon Libraries for each financial year from 2008/09 to 2017/18.   Please see the statistics below totalling the number of visits as requested. 2008/09: 3,677,902 2009/10: 3,271,435 2010/11: 3,252,092 2011/12: 3,070,786 2012/13: 2,801,940 … Continue reading

  • Library use

    I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information from your library/libraries for the last year: 1) Which book gets taken out the most? Night School by Lee Child (Based on the … Continue reading

  • Libraries Unlimited

    The accessibility of fire alarm systems in public premises with regards to Deaf members of the public. I would like to receive a copy of your current fire safety policy. Libraries Unlimited Fire safety policy The relevant designated responsible person … Continue reading

  • Devon Libraries active users

    On 12th June 2018 at the corporate infrastructure scrutiny committee Cllr Roger Croad said that in Devon Libraries “active users increased by 19 per cent in the last year”. Therefore please can you: 1. Explain what an “active user” is. … Continue reading

  • 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 … Continue reading

  • Library branch issues

    Please can you provide the number of issues at each branch of Devon Libraries for the year running from April 2017 to March 2018. Refer to link for a list of Library Branch Issues 2017 – 2018

  • Public Library Service

    1. How many libraries within the local authority’s statutory provision, that had paid council staff permanently based in them in January 2010, no longer have any paid staff permanently based in them? NIL 2. Since January 2010, what changes in … Continue reading