Disruption to library services

We are currently experiencing high numbers of staff shortages. As a result some of our libraries are working on reduced hours and services or temporary closures.
For up to date information we advise checking your local library’s opening times before making a trip Library Locations & Opening Hours

Book a computer including printing

 What is on offer?

  • PC sessions are for up to 1 hour and may be extended by 30 minute blocks up to a maximum of 3 hours per day.
  • Book up to 8 session
  • Walk ups are possible (subject to availability)
  • All of our computers have accessibility software loaded.
  • You will need to bring your own headphones to make use of sound-based facilities
  • Scanning will be available via Scan PCs only - facilities vary so please check with your library 
  • Photocopying services available.

 

How can I book?

Library Members will be able to book online using the booking page. You will require your Library Card number and 4 digit PIN make a booking. 

Book a computer here

If you have forgotten your PIN and have an email address registered on your account you can re-set your PIN online.

Click here to reset your Library PIN  

If you do not have an email address registered on your account or have any queries please Contact the Library.

For those people without Internet Access, please contact your local library to arrange a session.

Library telephone numbers are available here:

Library Locations and Opening Hours 

Non members will need to contact a library & discuss access with a member of the library team.

Please remember, use of public access PCs remain free for library members who live, work or study in Gloucestershire and for any vulnerable groups such as homeless people or job seekers. Joining the library is free.

 

What will I need when I arrive to use a computer and what can I expect when I visit the library?

You will need your library card number and 4 digit PIN with you in order to log in to the computer.

 

Will printing be available?

Printing and scanning via a computer will be available. Please book a computer session in order to access the printer at the library. 

 

Will scanning be available?

The following libraries have dedicated flatbed scanners linked to a computer: 

  • Bishops Cleeve
  • Charlton Kings
  • Cheltenham
  • Cirencester
  • Dursley
  • Longlevens
  • Stroud
  • Tewkesbury

Please contact the individual library for access arrangements.

In other libraries it is possible to use the photocopier to scan documents to a memory stick.

There is no charge for scanning, but printing costs apply if you choose to print.

 

Will the public Wi-Fi be available?

Yes

 

Terms and Conditions of use

To use a computer you must be a library member and agree to the Library Service's public computers Acceptable Use Agreement and this will include the agreement to use your contact details for Track and Trace purposes.

Use of Digital Devices in Libraries Policy

Help us improve Gloucestershire County Council

Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.