Summer reading challenge
The the Big Friendly Read has begun! All over the UK, Libraries are celebrating 100 years of the world's favourite storyteller, Roald Dahl. The Big Friendly Read is your child's chance to join in those celebrations. Find out more.
Reading Well books: research.
Have you borrowed a Reading Well self-help book? If so please take part in a study about the scheme undertaken by Exeter University. You can complete a short anonymous questionnaire – either by post, telephone or online. Find out more.
British Newspaper Archive
Now available for free access on all public access pc's at Libraries and Archives. The British Newspaper Archive covers an incredibly broad range of subjects from a wide period of time. You'll find reports about events in the local area alongside stories of national and global importance. All human life is covered here, from the affairs of politics, war and the economy right through to contemporary fashions, jokes and cartoons.