Join a library
Use of the library is free but some of our items are charged for, for example, audiobooks and DVDs.
You need to provide a proof of an official document with your name and address on within the last six months.
Library membership application forms are available in languages other than English. You can download them as PDFs on the next page of this guide.
As a library member you can borrow up to a maximum of 20 items or books, including up to six audio-visual items (DVDs, talking books and language courses).
- Borrowing books is free, but there is a small charge for the hire of other items.
- Items can be renewed if they have not been requested by another customer. To renew by telephone, ring the number in the front of the book that you would like to renew.
- Items which are not on the shelves can be can be requested for a small fee.
- There are charges for items which are not returned on time.