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Bury St Edmunds Mobile Library Route 6 will miss stops on 2 September

The Bury St Edmunds mobile library will not be running today due to the vehicle currently being off the road. This will affect the Bury mobile route 6. We apologise for the inconvenience; anyone with any loans due back today affected by this will have their loan dates adjusted.

All libraries closed bank holiday Monday 31 Aug 2015

All return dates will be adjusted automatically so you won’t incur additional charges.

New opening times for Glemsford and Thurston libraries

Glemsford and Thurston libraries are changing their opening hours from Monday 14 September.

Library tutor cards consultation

A public consultation concerning the legitimacy of library tutor cards. If you have a tutor card, please take the survey.

Felixstowe Library temporarily closed 6 August

Felixstowe Library hasn’t opened today (Thursday 6 August) due to damage to the entrance doors. We’re working to get everything fixed as soon as possible. Thanks for your patience. Update: the library reopened at 10am. We apologise for any inconvenience.

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Upcoming events in the Enterprise and Innovation Hub

A series of events are taking place next month in Ipswich County Library’s new Enterprise and Innovation Hub.

Suffolk Libraries presents… Event Cinema!

Suffolk Libraries, in partnership with Creative Arts East, is launching an innovative new project which brings quality theatre and exhibition events to Suffolk communities using the latest digital screening equipment. The first events have now been confirmed at Gainsborough and Hadleigh libraries.

Literacy boost for Suffolk Libraries

Suffolk Libraries is aiming to increase the positive impact that the county’s library service has on children’s literacy thanks to the arrival of a new member of staff who will be working directly with schools.

Shell poster of Bungay Buttercross goes on display at the library

A Shell advertising poster depicting Bungay Buttercross is going on display at Bungay Library Friday 14 August.

Suffolk Libraries expands eLibrary to include magazines

From August 2015, Suffolk Libraries customers can access free downloadable electronic magazines as well as eBooks, eAudio books and music.

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