Please note:

  • The library service is moving to a new Library Management System and there will be some disruptions to services whilst this takes place from 23 April - 1 May. Our online catalogue and renewal service will be unavailable.  Find out more here. 
  • Due to unforeseen circumstances there will be no West Mobile Library Service on Tues 24, Wed 25, Fri 27 and Sat 28 April. We apologise for any inconvenience caused

Our free online resources are available in the library and some are even available for you to use at home. Some resources require that you enter your 14 digit library card number.  This can be found on the back of your library card.  If you have any problems accessing the online services please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Click on the individual online resource  to find out more about it and start using it.


Ancestry Library Edition

Research your family history 


Find My Past

Research your family history.


British Newspaper Archive

Archive of historical newspapers.

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Access to Research

Online academic articles on various subjects.


Theory Test Pro

Driving theory test help.

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eBooks & eAudio

Download eBooks and eAudio for free! 


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Download popular magazines for free!