Libraries reopening

Updated 14/10/2021

All libraries are now open.

All libraries are now open on full, normal hours.

Rhymetimes are being reintroduced

The home library service continues to operate – contact 0118 901 5118.

At all libraries, you are able to:

You will not, at this stage, at any library, be able to:

  • look at newspapers or magazines

To keep everyone safe during your visit, please:

  • do not visit us if you have coronavirus symptoms
  • wear a face covering, unless exempt
  • use the hand sanitiser provided and wash your hands before and after your visit
  • help support everyone by maintaining a distance between yourself and others
  • be patient if you need to queue, staff are on hand to help
  • ensure children are accompanied by an adult
  • scan in on entry

We will keep updating this page with latest updates

You can access a huge range of ebooks, eaudio and emagazines at

Library opening times