It's free to become a member of Brighton & Hove libraries and open to everyone. There are 14 libraries in Brighton & Hove and a Mobile Library.

Use the list below to find out more about Brighton & Hove libraries:

Or visit the main Brighton & Hove library website



Find out about events in all Brighton & Hove Libraries.

Special collections

The library's special collections offer you the opportunity to explore rare books and historical collections on a wide range of subjects. If you would like to access items in the special collections, you can join the rare books membership scheme.

Enquiry service

If you require any further information, or if you have an enquiry that you would like answered, please contact us.

Council Connect

If you’ve been thinking you ought to get online but don’t know where to start, your library can help you! Find out about free one to one computer sessions in your local library.

Book Groups

Reading and writing groups are held at many libraries throughout Brighton & Hove.

For more information on joining or setting up a reading group, please see our Reading and writing group pages on the library website.