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Festival of Summer Reading, July 16th - 22nd 
Discover some great authors at Poole Central Library.  Download our brochure for more details.

Summer Reading Challenge Volunteers

Are you aged 16-25 and looking for a great volunteering opportunity? Help children discover the pleasure of reading this summer in Poole libraries. For more information ask in your local branch or go to our volunteering page. You can find out what past volunteers in Westminster had to say about their experiences in this video.

Coming soon The Summer Reading Challenge starts 12 July.

New Oxford University Press online resources: We have just got the Oxford English Dictionary, the Dictionary of National Biography, Who's Who and four other new resources on our Online Resources page.

Have you seen the new-look Encyclopaedia Britannica? It is optimised for mobile devices.

New! Homework Clubs now in all our libraries. 

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