West Berkshire Council

Library Services

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Library Information Services
Resources for reference, family history and local studies
Library Catalogue
Our library catalogue and resources online
Library Loans
Borrow books, DVDs, maps, music, magazines and more
Library Renewals
Extend your loans up to four times
Library Opening Times
Find the opening hours of your local library below
What's On at Your Library?
Find events and activities at your local library
Book Groups
Start or join book groups, borrow book sets
Joining a Library
Library membership cards are free
Library Fees and Charges
Hire fees, fines for overdue items and other paid-for services
Library Services for Children and Young People
Bookstar, Bookstart, Rhymetimes and Storytimes for children and young people, from babies to young adults
Public Access Computers
Using our computers, WiFi or printing in our libraries
Mobile Libraries and 'At Home' Service
Mobile routes and stops, and housebound and residential homes services
Download e-Books and e-Magazines
Research Family History and Newspaper Archives
Access General Research and Homework Help


There will be no Mobile Library Services running between 31 March and 18 April. After this our timetables are changing.
Newbury Library will be closed on Thursday 30 March for stocktaking.
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Wash Common Library will close on Friday 31 March. After this date, please return any current loans and collect outstanding reservations when they are ready from Newbury Library.