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We can supply photographic or digital copies (high resolution Tiff Files on CD) of the images featured on this website. Prices of these copies are given below. If you wish to publish or publicly display these images in any form you will need to pay a reproduction fee.

Please note that the original photographs vary in size and shape and copies may not be a perfect fit on the requested paper size.

Copy Price List

Size (inches) Photographic Copy Digital Copy
6 x 4 (A6) £2.30 Digital Copies are charged at the A3 rate of £5.50 per image.
7 x 5 (A5) £3.15
10 x 8 (A4) £4.25
16 x 8 (A3) £6.30

Postage and package are extra and charged at the following rates:

A4 (and smaller) - £1.50 (£2.00 for more than four A4 copies)
A3 - £2.00
CD - £1.50

Photographs are usually ready for despatch within 7 Days from receipt of order.

Reproduction Fees

Copies of pictures and other materials are provided by Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries from its Local History Collection on the understanding that no copy will be reproduced without the libraries written permission. For the right to reproduce a copy, reproduction fees will usually be charged, in addition to the cost of providing the copy. Where copyright exists and is not held by the Library the author and publisher must also obtain the copyright holder’s permission for reproduction.

If you wish to reproduce any of our images please contact the:

Information Services Librarian, Aberdare Library, Green Street, Aberdare, CF44 7AG.

Tel: 01685 880054 Ebost: Menna.James@rctcbc.gov.uk

Non-commercial use (UK)
Materials not published for profit including learned journals, university & college thesis etc. No charge other than costs, acknowledgement to be made
Commercial Use (UK) B/W Colour
Book/newspaper/journal £28.65 £51.50
Book Jacket/Cover £51.50 £114.50
Advertising/sales/publicity £51.50 £114.50
Postcards/gift items/greeting cards £34.35 £62.95
Packaging, e.g. Record sleeves, biscuit tins £34.35 £64.40
Media Use (UK)
Slides, filmstrips, microfiche, per frame £20 £40
Exhibitions £20 £40
Video presentations £20 £40
TV £30 £30
i) Repeat and digital broadcasts £15 £15

*The publication will include an acknowledgement ‘By permission of Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries’.

*Discounts are available for very small print runs, charitable publications, and bulk usage.

How to order and pay

We regret that we cannot accept online orders with credit card payment at present. Copies of the photographs can be purchased by post from Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council Libraries.

Orders are processed only following receipt of payment. Cheques and postal orders should be made payable to Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council.

To order copies, download an order form here for Word format or here for PDF format and send a completed form plus payment (including postage) to:

Information Services Librarian,
Aberdare Library,
Green Street,
CF44 7AG