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Coventry libraries

Due to essential ICT maintenance work on Sunday 12 June, Central Library will have a limited service available. Members of the public will be able to use public computers but there will be no printing or Wi-Fi service. Library staff will be able to issue and discharge items as normal but will not be able to check borrower records or confirm what items the library holds.

Renew or reserve an item

Find out about renewing and reserving items.

Library services

Find out about our services including free computer access, Wi-Fi and home library service.

Search the catalogue

Search, renew or reserve items using our online catalogue.

What's on in libraries

Find out what’s on in Coventry’s libraries including events and groups.

My account

Sign in to access other council services online.

Learning in libraries

Find out about courses available in your local library. 

Summer Reading Challenge

Aged 14-18? Would you like to volunteer in a library to help us run this year's Summer Reading Challenge?

Bank holiday opening hours

Find out about our library opening times.

Community Activities Directory

Listings of community groups and facilities.

E-books, e-audiobooks and e-magazines

Borrowing e-books, e-audiobooks and e-magazines from Coventry's Libraries.

Online resources and encyclopaedias

Access to online resources including Encyclopaedia Britannica, Oxford Directory and newspapers. 

Mobile library

This service is no longer available.

Macmillan library information service

Find out about Macmillan Cancer Support’s partnership with the library service

BBC make it digital

Find out about your BBC Micro bit and what you can do with it.

Festival of Learning 2016

Festival of Learning (previously Adult Learners' Week) is a national celebration of lifelong learning.

Positive Images Festival 2016

See a list of Positive Images events being held in Coventry libraries for this year's Festival.

Reading well books on prescription

Help to improve your health and well-being through self-help reading.

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