Home Library Service


Home Library Service

In line with government guidelines, to allow for extra safety measures for all customers and staff, some facilities, activities and services are altered or not available.

As soon as we can reinstate these, they will be updated below. For all available libraries & facilities, see our Coronavirus Updates.

Contact Us


Tel: 0115 915 2806

Facilities & services

  • Free for people with restricted mobility, and carers, who have no other way to use the library.
  • The Home Library Service can bring books (including large print), talking books, DVDs and CDs to your door.
  • Find out more on our accessible library page.
  • Keep an eye out on this page for volunteering opportunities.

Special Events

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Author Talk: T. M. Logan

An interview with thriller writer T. M. Logan.
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Author Talk: Clare Harvey

An interview with thriller writer Clare Harvey.
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Author Talk with Elly Griffiths

Author of the Dr Ruth Galloway Mysteries, the Stephens and Mephisto novels and much more as we found out!
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Barbara of The House of Grebe with Marty Ross

Writer and storyteller Marty Ross brings to life Thomas Hardy’s dark tale, Barbara of the House of Grebe.
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William the Wizard

Wizard William's magic tricks!
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Football Quiz with Tom Palmer

Calling all football fans!
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Stanley's Supersonic Vacuum

Can you dream big with author Gareth Peter?
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The Masque of the Red Death

The Masque of the Red Death with Marty Ross

Writer and storyteller Marty Ross tells a dark story from the pen of Edgar Allen Poe.
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