Reopening Services

Libraries will welcome back the community from 25 May 2020 and will be providing a limited library service.

What is Rapid Loan Service

  • Maximum of 10 customers in the library.
  • Click and Collect Service for selection of items.
  • Customers will be able to pick up reservations – customers will be asked to contact the library to organise a pick up time. 
  • Browse and borrow for a maximum of 15 minutes – it may be necessary for customers to queue safely at some branches
  • Items to be returned through external returns chutes only.
  • Returns chutes are available at all libraries and WiFi remains available.

Services unavailable

During Stage 1 and 2 Libraries will not offer the following services:

  • Newspapers
  • Public PC access, printing, copying and scanning
  • Reading areas or lounge facilities
  • Public meeting spaces 
  • JP or Volunteer based services
  • Toy library, games or puzzles
  • Inter Library Loans.

Current opening hours

  • Branches will be open Monday to Friday, 9am – 4pm until further notice.
  • Kenilworth Library will be open Monday to Friday normal hours, but closed on Saturday.
  • The Mobile Library will be closed until further notice.

Services available

The Click & Collect service and the extensive eLibrary and online programs will continue to be available. 

Contact the Tech & eLibrary helpdesk for help with your device, getting online or using the eLibrary. You can also continue to contact libraries.