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Plymouth City Council
Public Library Service

Public Access:

Plymouth public libraries are open to anyone who lives, works, studies in or visits the city.

Contact Details:

Address: Plymouth Library Service, Central Library, Drake Circus, Plymouth PL4 8AL

Phone: 01752 305923



Services and Facilities:

  • Books, newspapers, magazines and journals
  • CDs, DVDs and Blu-Ray for hire
  • Free internet access
  • Printing, photocopying, scanning and faxing
  • Europe Direct Centre
  • Patent and trademark information (member of PATLIB UK)
  • 24-hour online services, including catalogue and reference resources:
  • Family history, maritime history and general history
  • Reference and information
  • Music and other performing arts
  • Young people's services
  • Events and activities
  • Meeting rooms for hire