Library catalogue

The LibrariesWest catalogue combines the catalogues of Bristol, BANES, Dorset, North Somerset, Poole, Somerset and South Gloucestershire libraries.

Using the library computers

All our libraries have computers you can use.

Audio books

Audio books are spoken word books on CD, digital Playaway, or audio download.

Books on prescription

Doctors and other health workers can prescribe self-help books as well as, or instead of medication.

Newspapers and magazines in Bristol libraries

Our libraries have several local and national newspapers and some weekly and monthly magazines.

Art, drama and music collections

You can find art , drama and music collections in the Central library.

Help with reading and language

Books and resources for people with basic reading skills.