Renew your loans

Renew your loans

To renew your loans, click on 'My Account' at the top of the page and enter your library card number and PIN. If you need a PIN reminder, click on the 'Forgot my PIN' link on the login screen.



Join the library

Join the library

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Christchurch and Highcliffe Libraries are now part of the new Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole (BCP) Council. Find out more here

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 Free e magazines with your library card! 

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  • Over 100 different titles to choose from including BBC Good Food, Amateur Photographer, National Geographic, Marie Claire, Homes & Gardens, Hello!, Vogue & Total Film 
  • Checkout as many editions as you like and download or stream them to your tablet, smartphone, PC or laptop 
  • All titles are unabridged, interactive and full colour - and available at the same time as they hit the newsagents shelves

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Download E Books & E Audio Books for free with your library membership card!    

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LibrariesWest Privacy Notice

The LibrariesWest Privacy Notice has been updated to reflect the requirements of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).



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Download the LibrariesWest app for free - available for iOS and Android. 

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Are you looking for reading related events, book recommendations and reviews? Why not try the newly launched South West Region of Readers website which includes: 

- a reading list of works by South West writers 

- live information about shared reading groups 

- local library events  


Reading groups

Are you a member of a reading group or looking to set one up? We can help by offering suggestions for books to read and special membership for reading groups which allows you to borrow more books for longer. Take a look at our list of recommended titles which you will hopefully find useful. 

Good Reads

Looking for something to read and stuck for inspiration? Why not try Good Reads


Electronic resources

Electronic resources

E books, e audio books, e magazines & other online resources – available for free 24/7.