Join and use your library

Using your library

There's a lot more to your local library…

Did you know that as well as being able to borrow books for free you can:

  • hire the latest blockbuster DVDs
  • access a wealth of information for free from your home using our online information resources
  • use computers for free and access the internet
  • log on to subscription websites such as ancestry in your local library for free
  • browse our full catalogue of items from the comfort of your own home.

We have:

  • a network of branch and mobile libraries
  • more than a million books, CDs and DVDs in stock
  • a home library service
  • a free information service hotline
  • eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines free to download from home
  • large print books
  • local and family history resources
  • events for all ages.

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