Free internet access is available across all our libraries.
Find out how long you can borrow items for and how much it will cost.
The Local Studies Collection at the Central Library in South Shields, provides a good starting point to find out about the heritage of the local area.
Find out what rooms are available to hire.
If you want an item that is not available in our libraries, you may be able to order items from other libraries.
Browse some of the books available at the library shop.
We can provide books in braille, large print, and audio books.
This is a personal, friendly and free library service delivered to individuals in their own home.
Find out about reading groups at libraries in your area.