When you become a member
As a member of Somerset Libraries you can -
A parent or guardian obtaining membership for a child under 16 acts as a guarantor for that child’s membership. Children remain the responsibility of their parent or guardian while in the library. This responsibility extends to:
On joining you will receive a library card which must be shown each time you borrow and choose a personal identification number (PIN) providing access to online services.
Borrowed items can be returned to any Somerset library branch during opening hours or in the after-hours return chute.
You can renew your loan online or at any branch (in person or by telephone).
Requests and Reservations
Members may reserve items which are on loan to others. Reservations can be made online via the library OPAC or staff are happy to place inter-library loan requests for items not in our collection from a network of regional and state libraries.
Members are notified when items arrive and they have 14 days in which to collect them.