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Exeter Library is open seven days a week and receives an average of 1,500 visits a day. The library has over 1km of shelves containing over 60,000 books, CDs and DVDs which can be issued at any of the self-service points. In addition, the library has a reserve stack of approximately 150,000 items, available on request.

There is a large children's library overlooking Rougemont Gardens and a separate teen area, as well as 34 computers which are free to use for up to 2 hours per day and printing and copying facilities.

Exeter Library is also home to the Business and Intellectual Property (IP) Centre, where you can access information and attend business events and workshops to support your business or start up. The library also houses the first FabLab to be located within a public library in England. FabLab Devon is a community creative space that provides access to a range of digital equipment and machinery.

Services

  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Meeting rooms for hire
  • Variety of events for all audiences
  • FabLab maker space
  • Business and IP Centre
  • Real Food Exeter Cafe with garden terrace
Exeter Library events Exeter Library events

TEDxExeter: 2018 - Livestream

Exeter’s leading ideas festival is back for the seventh year, bringing you another exceptional line up of speakers who are changing the world through their groundbreaking work and ideas. Their talks will inform, challenge and entertain and encourage the audience to connect with each other, reflect on the day and turn inspiration into action. Join our Free livestream viewing, broadcast live from Exeter Northcott Theatre. Suitable for 12yrs+. This is a drop-in event with no ticket required. Spaces are limited and will be provided on a first come first served basis.
Date: 20 April 2018
Time: 9:15 - 17:30
Description: Exeter’s leading ideas festival is back for the seventh year, bringing you another exceptional line up of speakers who are changing the world through their groundbreaking work and ideas. Their talks will inform, challenge and entertain and encourage the audience to connect with each other, reflect on the day and turn inspiration into action. Join our Free livestream viewing, broadcast live from Exeter Northcott Theatre. Suitable for 12yrs+. This is a drop-in event with no ticket required. Spaces are limited and will be provided on a first come first served basis.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Little Rhyme Time - (Toddler's Session)

Every Wednesday during term-time, enjoy songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more with the Flying Start Children's Centre! Interactive and fun session for babies and children. This is a drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Date: 25 April 2018
Time: 11:15 - 11:45
Description: Every Wednesday during term-time, enjoy songs, rhymes, musical instruments and more with the Flying Start Children's Centre! Interactive and fun session for babies and children. This is a drop-in event with no booking required. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Audience: Under 5
Cost: Free
Theme:

Building Relationships with Online Video

Video has the power to quickly change the way people feel about a person or an organisation. The new internet enabled, social media fed generation embraces personal and passionate video content and mostly ignores the rest. Alex Wren from Bitpod shares some of the opportunities (with video examples) for building and growing a positive relationship with the right audience. Standard tickets are £5.00. Students £2.50. For further information and to book a place, please visit <a href=Eventbrite." />
Date: 22 May 2018
Time: 17:00 - 18:30
Description: Video has the power to quickly change the way people feel about a person or an organisation. The new internet enabled, social media fed generation embraces personal and passionate video content and mostly ignores the rest. Alex Wren from Bitpod shares some of the opportunities (with video examples) for building and growing a positive relationship with the right audience. Standard tickets are £5.00. Students £2.50. For further information and to book a place, please visit Eventbrite.
Audience: All
Cost: Please see event description
Theme:

Learn how to use Mintel Market Research

Mintel provides a range of market reports for UK, across a number of industries. It is available from Exeter Library public computers and on your own device via the free Exeter Library Wi-Fi. This workshop will cover an introduction to Mintel which is a world leading market intelligence product, accounting for 90 % of all consumer research and the four Mintel elements: Market Research, Market Analysis, Competitive Intelligence, Product Intelligence. Tickets are free but for further information and to book a place, please visit <a href=Eventbrite." />
Date: 26 June 2018
Time: 17:30 - 18:30
Description: Mintel provides a range of market reports for UK, across a number of industries. It is available from Exeter Library public computers and on your own device via the free Exeter Library Wi-Fi. This workshop will cover an introduction to Mintel which is a world leading market intelligence product, accounting for 90 % of all consumer research and the four Mintel elements: Market Research, Market Analysis, Competitive Intelligence, Product Intelligence. Tickets are free but for further information and to book a place, please visit Eventbrite.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

An Evening of Crime with Mark Billingham and Martyn Waites

Join us for an evening of crime fiction with authors Mark Billingham and Martyn Waites. Mark will be discussing his new Thorne thriller 'The Killing Habit', while Martyn will be chatting about his latest book 'The Old Religion'. The evening includes a cream tea and copies of both books will be for sale. Tickets can be bought from the Exeter Library help point for £7.50 or through <a href=Eventbrite for £8.29." />
Date: 28 June 2018
Time: 18:00 - 20:00
Description: Join us for an evening of crime fiction with authors Mark Billingham and Martyn Waites. Mark will be discussing his new Thorne thriller 'The Killing Habit', while Martyn will be chatting about his latest book 'The Old Religion'. The evening includes a cream tea and copies of both books will be for sale. Tickets can be bought from the Exeter Library help point for £7.50 or through Eventbrite for £8.29.
Audience: All
Cost: £7.50
Theme:

Test Event

My test event
Date: 12 October 2018
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Description: My test event
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

Opening hours:

Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue 09:00 - 19:00
Wed 10:00 - 18:00
Thu 09:00- 19:00
Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00
Sun 12:00 - 16:00

 

Contact us:

Emily Macaulay

Email: Exeter Library
Tel: 01392 384218

Find us:

Exeter Library
Castle Street
Exeter
Devon
EX4 3PQ

  

 

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Exeter Library floor plan