The following libraries have separate libraries for children:

Toy library

The toy library is located in Beechwood Library. You can borrow toys and other play resources for children aged from birth to 11 years


  • parents can join for £2 a year and borrow two toys at a time
  • early years providers can join for £5 a year and borrow six toys at a time


  • borrow – 75p per item
  • reserve – 80p per item

You may be asked for a £5 deposit for more expensive items.


Bookstart promotes reading for babies and children from an early age.