Following the Government's advice in relation to social distancing Northumberland County Council has restricted public access to their buildings. This means that you are not able to borrow library items in person from Ashington Library.

However, the County Council has now moved the library service to a fully digital and online offer as well as making changes to services to help people manage their accounts during the period of closure due to Coronavirus.

If you are not currently a member of the library service you can join on line and use temporary membership to access digital libraries and e-magazines etc.

For existing members; items previously due in March or April, have been extended and you will not receive fines during this period. The placing of reservations has temporarily been stopped but all reservations waiting in the library currently will be kept for you when normal service resumes.

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