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Join the library

If you live, work or study anywhere in London you can use our library service.

How to join

  • ​Download and complete the library application form below. Alternatively, you can ask for a copy of the form in any of our libraries or join online through Arena.
  • Bring your completed form along to any of our libraries, along with proof of your full name and current address. One official document is the minimum proof required.

You will then be given a library card and will be able to borrow items straight away.

If you are 13 or under

If you are aged 13 or under:

  • You need a parent, legal guardian or teacher to act as your guarantor.
  • You need to give us your date of birth. This is because some of our DVDs and videos have age restrictions, and because some of our fees vary according to your age.

Find out more about library services for young people.

What you get

With your library card you can:

What you can borrow

You can borrow the following:

  • books  including graphic novels, reference books, large print and talking books
  • print media  including newspapers and magazines
  • CDs, DVDs, videos and CD-ROMs.

You can also download books, audio, newspapers and magazines from our eLibrary.

  • Library membership formApplication form to join all libraries in the borough.
    Date: 
    15 October 2018
    Type: 
    doc
    Size: 
    122.0kb

Contact

Library Service
London Borough Of Lewisham Second Floor
Laurence House
1 Catford Road
Se6 4ru
Tel:
03333 704 700

Email:

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