Our libraries are operated by Greenwich Leisure Limited who also support the community hubs.
Core, mobile libraries and most Community Hubs are now open and over the summer we will be reintroducing our full range of services.
All council-run libraries and mobile libraries close on Bank Holidays throughout the year.
Mobile and home services
You can access library services through the following targeted services:
- The District Mobile Library - a public access mobile library visiting rural communities
- Access Mobile Library - for anyone who cannot reach a static library, mobile library stop or community hub due to location, health, mobility issues or caring responsibilities
- Community Mobile Library - delivers to care homes, sheltered housing, and primary schools
- Home library service - run by volunteers through some local libraries
Find out more about mobile library services.
Information and links to a wide range of library online resources. These include e-Books, e-Audiobooks, and Digital Magazines.
Visit Discover Libraries.
A free postal service supplying audiobooks to blind and visually impaired readers.
Readers choose up to 60 titles from the provided catalogue. The service then sends 3 titles at a time, issued for 2 months.
Visit Listening Lincs.
Audio and large print books
Large print books and books on CD are available to loan. If you have a visual impairment you may be exempt from hire charges for audio books.
Books on Prescription scheme
Health professionals can prescribe self-help manuals selected by mental health practitioners.
The scheme helps people with problems such as anxiety, depression, phobias, and eating disorders.
Contact your doctor or health professional for more information.