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Axminster Library serves the busy market town of Axminster and the surrounding rural areas on the borders of East Devon, West Dorset and Somerset. 

Weekly activities for children include Bounce and Rhyme and Lego Club and there is a twice monthly scrabble club for adults. As well as the usual services such as book loans, eBooks, audiobooks and public computers, Axminster Library is also home to a Seed Library, holding seeds from the community moth garden and donations from local borrowers, which is free and available to everyone.


  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and Wi-Fi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Home library service

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Opening hours:

Mon 10:00 - 13:00
Tue 10:00 - 18:00
Wed Closed
Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Fri Closed
Sat 10:00 - 13:00


Contact us:

Caroline Foster

Email: Axminster Library
Tel: 01297 32693

Find us:

Axminster Library
South Street
EX13 5AD


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0345 155 1001

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Supported by

Devon County Council Arts Council England Torbay Council Exeter Live Better

Registered with

Fund raising regulator

Libraries Unlimited

Libraries in Devon are run by Libraries Unlimited

Bringing ideas, imagination, creativity and knowledge to enrich people’s lives and build thriving communities.

Libraries Unlimited South West, a company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales. Registered company number: 9822597. Registered charity number:1170092. Registered office: Exeter Library, Castle Street, Exeter, Devon , EX4 3PQ.