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Public Computers – Thursday 26th November and Thursday 3rd December

Due to essential maintenance work, our public computers will be unavailable until approximately 1.00pm on Thursday 26th November and Thursday 3rd December. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Find your local library

You’ll be amazed at what you can find in your local library. There’s so much more than just books. Find your nearest one right here.

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Library opening times

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Renew your books online

It’s simple. It’s smart. It makes sense. And it can save you money.

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Join a reading group

Reading’s great fun. And talking with others about the books you’ve read can be even more so.

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Explore your family tree

Want to find out who on earth you think you are? We can help.

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Browse our catalogues

Browse, order and renew items from our online library catalogues.

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