Our Services


Great News! More of our services are available from July 19

Our libraries will go back to their original opening hours on Monday 2 August, but from Monday 19 July you will be able to come in and browse the shelves for a new read, sit in and study or read, use the WiFi on your own device, return items, book yourself a PC and print, hire a library room, plus we are still running Click and Collect.

For updates please visit our dedicated page

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Using the Library

A quick guide to using the library, including books & computer services, accessibility and the facilities available to everyone.

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Books & Resources

Use the online catalogue to research, reserve, renew and access books & resources in libraries, plus explore eBooks, eMagazines, eNewspapers, eAudio, eReference and more.

Computers In Libraries
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Computers, Printing & Wifi

Use free computers, wifi in Nottingham City Libraries. There are also printing facilities, including photocopying & fax available to use.

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Click & Collect

Request a selection of books, audio books, fiction or non fiction and we’ll help you find your next great read.


Room Hire

We regularly offer spaces to hire within Nottingham for meetings and events, however, during coronavirus this service is unavailable.

Find out more

Charges & Fees
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Business & IP Centre

The Business & IP Centre (Intellectual Property) provides help, support and advice to all. Helping you with your business journey from idea to implementation and more.

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Local Studies & Family History

Local Studies Library offers a range of ways to discover Nottingham’s local history, including family history online and Picture Nottingham.

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Health & Wellbeing

Find health information and support at Nottingham City Libraries, within the library and online.

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