Libraries

New Year New You

Welcome to your 24-hour library.

Everyone can use Derbyshire libraries by visiting one of our network of branch and mobile libraries or by using our online services.


What are your New Year's resolutions?

Why not sign up for our New Year, New You Adult Reading Challenge.

Your challenge will be to read four library books, one from each of the following categories:

Discover a New Skill - use a book to begin a new hobby or learn a new skill, this could be anything from how to bake bread to learning a few key phrases in a different language, anything goes.

Discover New Knowledge - read any book based around real life events.

Discover a New Category of Book - try out a different type of book, for example science fiction, historical romance, a graphic novel, an audiobook or an e-book.

Discover a New Author - read a book by an author you've never tried before.

The challenge will run from January to March 2015 and is open to all users over the age of 16.  All those who complete the challenge will be entered into a prize draw to win a Hudl 2 tablet. To sign up to the challenge simply pop into your local library to register and then share your thoughts with other readers by joining in the conversation on Twitter @DerbyshireLibs using the hashtag #ARC 

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