Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service
All BCP libraries have reopened with interim opening hours, see the latest Library service information.
See information about changes to services.
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Temporary Home Access to Ancestry
Library members can access Ancestry Online from home until end December 2020, as well as in libraries. To do this go to the Library Catalogue Account page and login with your library card. The Ancestry link will then appear, and you can search through thousands of records at home.
Enjoy free online resources www.bournemouth.gov.uk/cyberlibrary
Also if you have a Libraries West membership card (e.g. Poole, Christchurch, Highcliffe, Dorset libraries) look on www.librarieswest.org.uk web pages for more information.
You can hold membership cards for both Libraries West and Bournemouth Libraries.
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