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24 Hour Library Services Online

**Selected St Helens libraries reopened to the public on Monday 27 July as part of a phased return, with a number of measures in place to keep visitors and staff safe.

Returning and borrowing books and other items is possible; however, newspapers and magazines will be unavailable for a temporary period.

St Helens Archives is also open (bookings must be made in advance of your visit).**

Please see our current library opening times, as of Monday 27 July.

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Use St Helens Library Service round the clock – all you need is an internet connection and a library card.

eBooks, Comics and Magazines

St Helens Library Service has an extensive collection of free eBooks, comics and magazines, which are available to read online and download to computer, smartphone or tablet.

St Helens Library App

St Helens Library App is now available on your mobile or tablet. Access all the services from our app including:

  • Our catalogue to renew and request items
  • Information about our Cultural Hubs Arts in Libraries programme and other events
  • Information about our Adult & Community Learning courses.

Download it now for Apple or Android.