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Coronavirus (COVID-19) information, 14 May 2021

Libraries are open for customers to:

From 17 May, libraries will be able to offer more face to face services on a pre-bookable basis:

  • small social connecting groups of up to 6 people such as reading groups and Knit and Natter can once again meet in library spaces 
  • one to one sessions that provide valuable support with digital skills, employability and job seeking, and provide business advice and information can take place
  • Storytimes and outdoor story events will take place at selected libraries across the county

The Library Service at Home has been reintroduced as has the Mobile Library service which is operating for socially distanced browsing and borrowing and 

Normal borrowing periods and standard overdue fees and charges now apply. Customers can now pay fees and charges online.

Customers can return items to contactless boxes in library entrances, renew books online or by calling the Customer Contact Centre on 01905 822722

Revised opening hours remain in operation at some libraries, please check your local library page for up to date details before you visit.

Worcestershire Library Strategy

Our Library Strategy which sets out a vision for Worcestershire libraries from 2020 to 2025 has been approved by councillors.

The strategy will shape how library services evolve to meet the changing needs of residents over the next five years. Work has begun to plan how the strategy will be implemented.

Download: Worcestershire Library Strategy

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