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The Library

The Library

From borrowing the latest bestseller to delving into your family history, Market Harborough Library has it all.

With an ICT suite, local history information and learning rooms, there is something for everyone.

As well as over 33,000 items to borrow, the new Story Place combines museum exhibits with the children’s library so that families can enjoy learning and reading together.

There are books, talking books, and DVDs available to borrow. To see what is available please take a look at the Leicestershire Libraries catalogue. Books can also be renewed and requested via the catalogue.

To find out more about what we offer, please use the links below:

Market Harborough Library has benefitted from kind donations of books in the past. If you have some books you think we might be interested in, please contact us or visit Market Harborough Library.

Joining the library

Joining the library is free. If you are 16 or over you can join online.

If you are under 16 then you will need to visit any Leicestershire library with parent/guardian details.

A photograph of the Quick Reads shelf, which has a selection of books that change regularly

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