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What's new in libraries across West Lothian

Book Week Scotland

Book Week Scotland is a week long celebration of books and reading that takes place this year from 27 November to 3 December.

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Free WiFi

You can now access free WiFi at the following libraries:

  • Almondbank
  • Armadale
  • Simpson Library, Bathgate
  • Blackburn Connected
  • Carmondean Connected
  • Fauldhouse
  • Lanthorn
  • Linlithgow
  • Whitburn

Simply register for a MyGovScot account and use this to sign in at any of these locations.

My PC Booking System

You can now book your own session on one of the public computers in all libraries and some community centres. Simply register at My PC with your library barcode and PIN on your phone, tablet or pc.
Sessions can be booked up to a week in advance and you may book up to three hours per day if sessions available.

Hearing Aid Batteries Available in Libraries

You can collect batteries for your NHS hearing aid from all libraries. Staff can give you a three month supply of batteries free of charge: simply bring your yellow audiology book.


New eBook service provider and new eMagazine collection available now.

The eLibrary is open 24/7, offering free downloads of ebooks, eMagazines and eTalking Books, so why not have a look at what's available?

You simply sign up with your library barcode, create an account and start downloading to tablets, smart phones, laptops and pcs.


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