You can request books, CDs, and DVDs online and pick them up at the library of your choice. Explore and enjoy activities and events for adults, children and families this summer. From arts and crafts to Writing Squads, you are welcome at your local library. Children can be Record Breakers in the Summer Reading Challenge 2015.

Find My Local Library

Finding your nearest library is easy.

Children & Young People

We have services for children and young people at Bournemouth Library. This includes reading groups and story sessions. Also check out our summer of events.

Library Services

You can use the library to find exclusive resources. You can renew, reserve and search the 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. We have events for children and teenagers too.

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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