COVID-19: in light of the current situation, we’ve taken the difficult decision to close libraries across the borough. We will continue to monitor the situation closely, carefully and frequently and will keep this website updated.
While the libraries are closed:
Search for books and reserve items for free.
Renew books and other items now.
Find your nearest library and opening times.
Register or sign in to your library account.
Find the latest library events and access free IT and internet
It's free and easy to join the library. Anyone can join
regardless of where you live.
Search and read a range of eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines.
Trace your family tree, where to get help, find birth, death and
marriage records and more.
Find out charges for reservations, overdue books and more.
As a library member you can access lots of online information
resources that we subscribe to.
Book a session to use a computer and the internet for free in
any of our libraries.
Find books to help you with a range of common problems and issues.
Find out about the range of collections in our library
catalogue, some of which are only held at certain libraries.
If you're looking for something different to read and don't know
where to start, there are loads of resources available to help you
find the right book.
If you're unable to access one of our libraries across the
borough, you can become a member and use our Doorstep Library
Libraries are looking for volunteers to help with a variety of duties. In return, we can offer you the chance to make a positive difference in their local communities.
Whether you're a lifelong library member or newly signed up, make sure you benefit from all the FREE library services available to you.
With your library membership, you can access a range of services for FREE, including:
Subscribe or follow us to get FREE updates through email, RSS and social media about services including news, bin collections, roadworks and more.