Home library service

Most of our libraries are now open. Please continue to check our visitor and service information for updates. 
The home library service will continue as normal. We will be prioritising existing users, but if you know of anyone who might benefit from this service, please email communitylibraryservice@southwark.gov.uk.

We offer a free home library service for residents who aren't able to visit their local library. This monthly service allows library staff to deliver your items straight to your door.

We offer this service to:

  • people with disabilities - children and adults 
  • older people
  • carers
  • people who cannot visit the library due to an accident / illness

Our service allows you to borrow:

  • fiction and non fiction books
  • books in large print
  • talking books
  • children's books and DVDs
  • books in other languages
  • CDs and DVDs
  • local history publications
  • information specific to older people and people with disabilities

Page last updated: 19 August 2021

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