Bournemouth Council


Free exciting events for children in Autumn half-term.

It's alive – Shelley Frankenstein Festival.

See who won Bournemouth's recent poetry and flash fiction competition on the poetry wall, where we celebrate local poets and poetry.

Children and Young People

We offer services and events for children and young people. Activities include reading groups and story sessions.  

Library Services

You can use the library to find exclusive resources. Renew, reserve and search the library catalogue online. 


Bournemouth has a great musical history. The Music Zone is full of resources for anyone who’s interested in music.

Library Events

We have events for everyone in our libraries. You can listen to authors giving talks, come to a themed coffee morning or join a book club.

Meeting Room Hire

Library meeting rooms are available for hire at competitive rates in Bournemouth, Westbourne, Castlepoint, Kinson and Springbourne.

Contact Us


General Enquiries

01202 451451


Customer Services Centre

St Stephens Road


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