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Children's library services

Libraries

Access our eResources

Select resources from our list of websites

Find an eMagazine, eNewspaper or eComic

Download and stream over 100 digital services

Volunteering

Find out about opportunities for helping at your local library

Extended access

Find out about using the library outside normal staffed opening hours

Bookstart

Read together with gifts of free books for children

Story and rhyme sessions

Free reading sessions for children under five

Book prescription scheme

Select books that help with common health problems

Library services for teenagers

Join for free and access special teen areas and facilities

Join a reading group

A list of groups showing where and when they meet

Fees and charges

Details of fees and charges applicable to library services

Contact library services

Give your comments or feedback about our services

Fastback service

Find out about a quick return book service offering the latest best sellers

Access computers, internet and WiFi

How to access a computer, free of charge to all library members

Home library service

Choose books and audio books to be delivered to your home

Local history and genealogy

Search for local and family history with the Local Studies collection

Find the Visitor Information Centre

Visitor advice and support located in Central Library

Artswords literature development programme

A range of literature activities to develop reading and writing skills

Adult learning and skills for life

Get to grips with IT and learn new skills

Swindon Stories project

Find out about a range of activities to support reading and writing skills