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

Reading groups and book ideas

Don't forget it's free to Join the library.

Start a Book Club or Reading Group

Reading is a great way to meet people and share your love of books and reading. There are several websites that can give you practical advice and support

Set up a Reading Group account 

Contact your local library to set up a reading group account and receive your 'group' borrower card.

Reading Group library members benefit from

  • Free reservations on our reading group collections.
  • Longer loans - you can borrow books for up to 8 weeks.
  • A place to meet - with the agreement of the Library Manager.
  • A place to advertise for group members.

Find books

Why not try one of our eAudiobooks for your reading group? We have monthly titles which have multiple downloads available: Borrowbox eAudiobooks -

Books of the Month- available for 50 days and no waiting lists!



Ideas of what to read

There are a wealth of websites set up to give you and your group inspiration for what to read next

Reading groups in schools

Library Services for Education

Make a suggestion

Read a good book and think the library should have a copy? Click on the link below to let us know.

Suggest an item for purchase

We review your suggestions regularly, keep an eye on the library catalogue to see any new additions.

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