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Library services

Visit the Middlesbrough libraries website to find and reserve books and more. Not a member yet? Join the library now!

Books on wheels

The 'books on wheels' service can deliver books and audiobooks directly to your home.

Digital offer in our libraries

Our digital offer includes public computers, free wifi, wifi printing, and Hublet tablets.


Find out how to borrow eBooks and audiobooks for free with Borrowbox. Also access online - ancestry, theory test pro and the newspaper archive.

Fees and charges

Fees and charges, including photocopying and printing, and reservations.

Reading groups

Reading groups are a wonderful way to explore the social aspect of reading.

Reading Well for dementia

A collection of dementia-friendly books providing information and advice.

Services for families

We offer a range of activities for families and young people to promote reading.

The Hub Line

The Hub Line lets residents phone government departments and support services for free.

WWI Archive

The World War One Centenary Archive is a collection of official documents relating to the war.