Joining the library is free and available to those that live, work or study in Plymouth.
If you join the library online, you'll need to visit a library to pick up your card. Alternatively, you can ask for a digital library card number.
You can also join at any local library (no identification required).
Once you join the library in Plymouth you'll be able to:
- reserve and renew items online via the Plymouth Libraries app or our website
- borrow and return books at any library in the city
- download eBooks and eAudiobooks
- download free digital magazines and comics
- use our online resources including dictionaries, encyclopedias, streaming music, newspapers, homework help and more
- use a computer and printing facilities
You'll need a PIN if you want to renew and reserve books online with the Plymouth Libraries app or via our website, use a computer or wifi in a library, or download eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines, eComics and digital newspapers. Your PIN would have been set up when you joined the library.