Service Disruptions

In the unfortunate event of library closures, changes to events or courses, we will be keeping this page updated with the latest news. Ask Inspire is also on hand to help at or 01623 677 200 if you have any questions.

Please also follow Inspire Libraries on social media and for the latest updates.

Library refurbishment and service changes

  • West Bridgford library will close at 7pm on Monday 3 June 2019 and will re-open at 9am on Friday 7 June 2019. This closure is to allow for essential maintenance and repairs.
  • Farnsfield Library will be closed from Monday 13 May to Friday 17 May for maintenance. It will reopen as usual on Saturday 18 May at 9am. 
  • Bank Holiday Closure: Nottinghamshire Archives will be closed on Saturday 25 May 2019.  We re-open as normal on Tuesday 28 May 2019.

  • Bank Holiday Closure: ELS is closed Monday 27 May and will reopen as usual on Tuesday 28 May.

  • Bank Holiday Closure: Inspire Libraries are closed Monday 27 May and will reopen as usual on Tuesday 28 May.

  • August Bank Holiday: ELS and Inspire Libraries are closed on Monday 26 August and will reopen as usual on Tuesday 27 August. 

Website Issues

You may experience a web page layout error which obstructs fields from view when inputting your password details to renew your account login; if your browser displays such a layout error, please contact the Ask Inspire team on 01623 677 200 who will assist you with your password and/or book renewal.


Cancelled Events: 

  • Visit this page throughout the day for updates.

Events in libraries can be affected. Please contact your local library to check if an event is going ahead. 

If you are booked onto an Inspire Learning course we will try to contact attendees direct to inform them of any cancellations. If you wish to check in advance please email or call 01623 677 200.