Reading & Libraries
Overdue charges amnesty - welcoming you and your books back!
8th April 2021
We're always looking to improve your experience. Please send us your feedback.
Nottinghamshire Libraries will reopen from 12 April and Nottinghamshire Archives from 13 April.
Until we reopen from 12 April, PCs continue to be available in selected libraries* for essential access to public services only (e.g. job applications, benefit claims, completing the online Census forms) with pre-booked appointments only via Ask Inspire on 01623 677 200 or email@example.com.
*Arnold, Beeston, Kirkby, Newark, Mansfield Central, Worksop, Retford and West Bridgford libraries.
Keep updated on our Service Disruption page.
library computers you can access the internet and use our installed word
processing and desktop publishing software.
Inspire also has subscriptions to a number of online reference resources which can be accessed by people using the computers in our libraries. These include ancestry and archive services.
Free WiFi is available in all of our libraries. You will need your library card to access this service.
To help keep you and our staff safe, please bring correct change to use these services.
All libraries have their PCs linked to at least one colour printer. Printers are set up to automatically print in black and white and double sided, but you can choose other options.
Unfortunately it is not possible to print over WiFi.
Visit our charges page for information on printing costs.
Scanners are available at a number of Nottinghamshire libraries. Please ask when booking, as scanners may need to be used on specific machines.
You can use our library list to check which libraries have scanners available for public use.
We have the following facilities available:
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