Library membership

Join the library

The easiest and quickest way to join the library is online.

You'll be asked to agree to the terms and conditions. You need to provide:

  • your name
  • your address
  • your nearest library

You will also need to choose a 4 digit PIN. Your library card will be posted to you within 5 working days.

See our Privacy notice to find out how we use your data.

Join at the library

If you prefer, you can join at your local library. Make sure you bring proof of your name and address with you.

It’s free to join, borrow books, use our computers and access online resources. You can join online and your library card will be posted to you within 5 working days. Alternatively, if you prefer to sign up in person visit any library with proof of name and address.

With library membership you can:

There are a wide range of library memberships to suit different needs and circumstances, such as the home library service, reading groups, and teachers′ memberships. For more information please contact us.

To see what we charge for please check our library fees.

Your personal data

Information on how we will process your personal data to provide you access to the library resources can be found in our privacy notice.

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