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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

***CORONAVIRUS (Covid-19) UPDATE***

In line with the Prime Minister's speech on Monday 23rd March and to keep our staff, volunteers and customers safe and healthy, our physical sites in Devon will remain closed until further notice. We have also suspended our Devon Mobile Library Service and Home Library Service. For more information, please visit our Coronavirus update page >

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Bideford Library is housed in a beautiful Grade II listed building established in 1905 as a gift from the famous library benefactor Andrew Carnegie. The Library is open five days a week and offers the full range of library services for adults and children.

The main library is busy with over 200 visitors each day and if you need a quieter place to study, the non-fiction room has tables and public access computers. Children have their very own library and as well as a fantastic range of books, and their own computer, the friendly library staff host regular story times, a Lego Club, and lots more activities.

Services

  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free public computers and WiFi
  • Printing, copying and scanning facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home library service
Bideford Library events Bideford Library events

OUR VIRTUAL DOOR IS ALWAYS OPEN

Just because our physical branches are closed doesn't mean you can't use the library. Check out the Devon Libraries website to access a wide range of services including : eBooks, eAudio Books, Children's activities and reference tools. You just need your library card number and PIN.
Date: 23 March 2020
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: Just because our physical branches are closed doesn't mean you can't use the library. Check out the Devon Libraries website to access a wide range of services including : eBooks, eAudio Books, Children's activities and reference tools. You just need your library card number and PIN.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Online Storytime and Bounce and Rhyme Sessions

Keep your little ones entertained whilst your library is closed, with our programme of online activities for children. Explore the Devon Libraries website and check out individual library Facebook pages for more information.
Date: 31 March 2020
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: Keep your little ones entertained whilst your library is closed, with our programme of online activities for children. Explore the Devon Libraries website and check out individual library Facebook pages for more information.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

READ TO YOUR PET

Share the magic of stories with your special animal friend, then upload a photo to the Bideford Library Facebook page. If you don't have any pets then why not read to your favourite toys, we would love to see your pictures.
Date: 06 April 2020
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: Share the magic of stories with your special animal friend, then upload a photo to the Bideford Library Facebook page. If you don't have any pets then why not read to your favourite toys, we would love to see your pictures.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
Theme:

FREE ACCESS TO ANCESTRY ONLINE

During April, take advantage of this great offer, FREE access to Ancestry UK! All you need is your library card and PIN. Go to
Date: 07 April 2020
Time: 8:00 - 8:00
Description: During April, take advantage of this great offer, FREE access to Ancestry UK! All you need is your library card and PIN. Go to "My Profile" on your online library account to log in.
Audience: All
Cost: Free
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Opening hours:

Mon 09:30 - 18:00
Tue 09:30 - 18:00
Wed Closed
Thu 09:30- 18:00
Fri 09:30 - 18:00
Sat 09:30 - 13:30

 

Contact us:

Annie Brierley, Sophie Crofts

Email: Bideford Library
Tel: 01237 476075

Find us:

Bideford Library
New Road
Bideford
Devon
EX39 2HR

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