Bolton Library and Museum Services


Bolton Libraries

Bolton Libraries delivers library and information services through a network of ten libraries and the Home Library Service

In addition to the Central Library in the Crescent, there are 9 Community Libraries and 5 Neighbourhood Collection Points, providing access to resources and information across the borough.

The Ask Bolton Libraries enquiry service is available to answer your questions wherever you are in Bolton.

Visiting information

Start here to find out about events at the library and our other services and to plan your visit:




Library account log in

Libraries Week 2018

Join us to celebrate Libraries Week - Monday 8 to Saturday 13 October

The theme this year is Wellbeing and we've organised a range of free Drop in events for you. 

No need to book, just turn up, all welcome!

Find out more about our Library Week events

Visit your eLibrary!

Access a wide range of online resources including eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and information resources 24/7!

Libraries Week 2018 - free event

Find out more about BorrowBox, our eBook and eAudio service, at our Central Library eLibrary Drop in. Friday 12 October from 11am to 3pm. Just pop along for a demo.

Visit your eLibrary

Frequently Asked Questions

Things you might like to know before you use the library service.

Library FAQs

Using Your Library

 Finding Information

Books and Beyond