also known as: Libraries.
There is lots for children in our libraries - books, audiobooks and DVDs. Find reading ideas based on your child's favourite author with our recommendations. Or if your child needs homework help why not take a look at Britannica.
Children can now go to their local library and sign up for the
Summer Reading Challenge until the end of August. Click here to find
out more about the Summer Reading Challenge.
There will be lots of activities taking place in libraries over
the summer. Craft events include the opportunity to make and fly a
record breaking paper aeroplane! There will also be author and
artist workshops, as part of the popular ‘Spellbound’
Click here to find out
more about Summer Reading Challenge events.
You are never too young to join the library - our youngest
readers get their own special membership card and under 4s can take
part in Bookstart Bear Club. All of our libraries provide
children's books - if you need ideas about what your child should
read next, click on the links above for some great ideas!
Fines for children are charged at a reduced rate. Please note that
any children's items borrowed on an adult's card incur adult
charges. For more information on loans, fees and charges please
As well as books, libraries have large print, audiobooks, DVDs
and computers for children.