Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

On advice from the government regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we closed all of our libraries across Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

We have reopened Poole Library and Christchurch Library on Monday 6 July and Bournemouth Library and Kinson Library on Tuesday 7 July.

See further information about changes to services.

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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. 

Music and Heritage

Great musical and local history resources to browse, borrow and study.

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.