Libraries - news
Access to Bracknell Library - week beginning 20 April
Please note that the existing temporary pathway from the High Street will be closed for at least a week from Monday 20 April due to essential water works. Bracknell Library will remain open as normal.
Access to the library will now be past the banks and Post Office, along a small part of The Ring, and down past Easthampstead House.
Additional ebook service
Borrowbox now offer a selection of ebooks for you to borrow. Previously, they only supplied audio books for download but they are now, gradually, building up their ebook collection.
Some of the bestsellers you can now borrow are - Bridget Jones: the edge of reason by Helen Fielding, The sixth man by David Baldacci, Young Winstone by Ray Winstone, Not my father's son by Alan Cumming and The book of strange new things by Michel Faber.
Our new library management system has now been in place for several months. If you haven't already done so, please visit our library catalogue - your login details remain the same. Once you have logged in, you will find that you can also set up lists of books and rate books.
If you need any help with using the catalogue please ask - our staff are fully trained and will be able to help you if necessary.
Why buy magazines when you can download popular titles like Amateur Gardening, BBC Good Food, Cycling Plus, Gold Monthly, Good Housekeeping, Inside Soap, Prima, Slimmer's World and Your Family Tree?
For a choice of over 70 different titles , current and back issues, go to our e-magazines page. All you need is a library card.
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Need help with choosing a book?
Simply ask one of our librarians. Don't forget that we also stock a wide range of non-fiction and spoken word resources.
More interested in audiobooks? See our e-books and e-audio page.
Owl monitors can help you understand and reduce your energy consumption. Monitors can be borrowed from any library in the borough.