General Information and Enquiries

How to join and how to contact us

How do I join?

You may join at any library and will need to provide two pieces of identification, one of which must include your name and address. You can also begin your application online, although you will still need to visit the library to provide your ID and collect your ticket.

Online membership application

What can I borrow?

You may borrow up to 20 items at a time. We don't charge fines for overdue books, but you can renew the loan period through our online catalogueTo renew your items, you will need to enter your library barcode (no spaces) and your PIN. Your PIN is usually set to the last four digits of your telephone number.

BookMyne App

You can search the library catalogue, reserve items and renew your library loans on your mobile device using the BookMyne app.

Digital Reading

We also provide eBooksdigital magazines and digital talking books to download for free. Find more details on all these services on the eLibrary page.

BBC micro:bits

Available to borrow from every West Lothian library from March 2020.

The BBC micro:bit is a handheld, programmable micro-computer that can be used for all sorts of cool creations, from robots to musical instruments, the possibilities are endless.

Full instructions on getting started are included in the micro:bit customer packs and full user instructions and fun things to try are provided on the microbit website

Please ask a member of library staff if you wish to borrow a micro:bit.

Library Enquiries

For general library enquiries or should you have difficulties contacting individual libraries, please email:

Help with eServices

If you need help to recover your password or other help accessing eServices, please email: