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Libraries are free to join and use, give you access to a fantastic collection of books, films, music, information and you can renew and reserve items online.

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To use our online services you need a 4 digit PIN. Go to LibrariesWest (opens in a new window), select 'my account', click 'forgot my PIN' and follow the on screen instructions. You will receive a link by email to get your PIN.

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Dorset Libraries - replacement of Customer Self-Service kiosks

We are delighted to be updating the self-service kiosks which have become an indispensable part of the day-to-day library operations, with 90% of book returns and issues being carried out through the kiosks. In addition to paying charges using cash payments, later in the year we will be introducing debit / credit card payment for customers in six libraries. The new kiosks will be installed from now until July and staff will be available to help customers as required.


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