Read an eBook Day is a celebration of modern storytelling. Be a part of the festivities by checking your favorite eBook out from the library, sharing your reading stories, entering to win prizes or just simply setting aside some time to read. Celebrate with your fellow readers by visiting the following page readanebookday.com or use #eBookday to be entered in the prize draw.
September's Doncaster Read is A Kestrel for a Knave by Barry Hines
Every two months, we invite the people of Doncaster to pick up the same book to read and enjoy. We hope to encourage and promote reading for pleasure and to bring books into everyday life in the borough of Doncaster.
Find out more about Doncaster Read
Doncaster Libraries have subscribed for a trial period to Spellzone. Improve your spelling with Spellzone.
Spellzone is an online English spelling course written mainly with older students in mind: age 10 to adult. The course uses word lists, spelling games and tests to teach English spelling rules.
Spellzone is suitable for helping people with dyslexia and also helpful when learning English. You can access Spellzone from home or on your mobile device.
Use your library card number to log on. If you don't have a library card you can join at your nearest library.
For more information visit the Spellzone website
Search for titles in the catalogue by entering a search term in the search box at the top of the page or by using Advanced Search.
Search the catalogue and filter hits to find precisely what you are looking for.
You can then limit or expand your searches using the many options provided.
On the way you will find lots of exciting suggestions that will give you the inspiration to read, listen to and watch things you may not have thought of yourself. You can also join in discussions on the forums, provide readings tips, make recommendations and write reviews.
To make full use of these services please first update your account by entering your library borrower details in the login box on the right of the screen. If you are not already a member you can use the e-form on the joining and membership page using this link.
Look out for our high quality information services in the 24 Hour Library, and download e-books any time of day on to a wide range of mobile devices (or your home PC or Mac) from the Digital Library. All free of charge to library members.
Reserve yourself a computer in a library using our PC Booking system
Libraries are also a good place to:
Get support looking for a job and preparing for employment
Find out more about courses in your area, and develop your skills. Some courses take place in libraries: search the library events calendar.
Do you love IT and are you enthusiastic about helping others learn to love IT?
You could be one of the people we are looking for.
We are recruiting volunteers to support IT users in Doncaster. For more information and to apply visit the Digital Champions page.
Café Culture serves speciality coffee, sandwiches, paninis, fruit and much more.
If you have not been in recently to see the refurbished library why not take the chance now and enjoy a coffee at the same time. Free WiFi also available in the café.
Monday-Saturday 10.00a.m. - 4.00p.m.