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Covid Recovery: Reopening and service availability

We are phasing the re-opening of library services

The following libraries are now open for browsing, borrowing and computer access:

Bishops Cleeve (from 28th September)

Charlton Kings Library

Cheltenham Library

Churchdown Library





Fairford Library

Gloucester (from 28th September)

Hesters Way

Hucclecote Library

Longlevens Library

Nailsworth Library

Newent Library

Prestbury Library

Stonehouse Library





Winchcombe Library

Wotton-under-Edge Library





These libraries are open having taken into account Covid 19 safety requirements and access will  be limited by the assessment of safe numbers at each site, and new opening hours will be in place at each site. Please check the specific library page for the new opening times.

Public Computers are available to book, up to 3 days in advance on a limited basis to meet demand and hygiene requirements. You will require your library card number and PIN to book in advance. 

Book a computer

Collection Services

Collection services are available at the majority of libraries 

Collection Services


Community Libraries

Please check their individual library web pages for updated information.

Renewals and stock you have on loan

You are welcome to return items or renew by checking your account online or telephoning a library.. Most libraries have a book drop or letterbox (detailed on each library's webpage) Please return any items you have on loan and no longer require. It will be clearly marked at the library where to return items and please respect social distancing when doing so. Please refer to the frequently asked questions for more information.

The majority of existing loans have been extended to ensure that you should not incur new library fines during the period libraries have been closed (23rd March onwards). If any item/s have not automatically renewed, we will waive any new fines which accrue during the closed period. This will occur at the point of the items return.

Collection days and times at libraries

Frequently Asked Questions

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