Reserving and renewing items

You can borrow:

  • books and talking books for three weeks
  • music CDs for one week, hire fee applies
  • DVDs for one week, hire fee applies
  • books for childminder and pre-school groups for six weeks
  • music sets for different lengths of time, hire fee applies
  • reading or drama group sets for eight weeks, hire fee applies

You can renew your books up to 10 times online, unless someone else has requested them. If you keep your CDs or DVDs longer you will pay additional hire fees – you can do this when you return them.

You can reserve and renew books, DVDs and CDs online using the

LibrariesWest website