Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information about libraries


Page updated 16 April 2020

All library buildings are closed until further notice. This includes the Pop-Up Libraries in Tothill and Whitleigh. 


Any items borrowed or renewed from Friday 20 March will be renewed for 14 weeks. You can renew items on the Library app, the Online Library Catalogue or email


From Friday 20 March, there will be no fines for items not returned by a due date. 

Events and activities 

All library events and activities have been postponed until further notice. 

Reservations and requests 

All reservations and requests have been suspended. 

Join the library 

While our buildings are closed you can join the library online. We'll be in touch to confirm a few details and then will email you your library card number. 

Library Online 

You can download free eBooks, audiobooks and magazines with your library card. Visit our Library Online page