Choose from thousands of titles.
All you need is your library card number and PIN and a OneClick account.
Welcome to the Bedford Borough & Central Bedfordshire Virtual Library
Choose from thousands of titles.
Visit your local library to join now - then read books, collect stamps and win prizes!
Read online or download using the ComicsPlus app.
Discover the amazing selection here.
Lots of new e-books have been added to the collection.
Check out the new titles - the perfect book for you could be just a few clicks away.
A selection of great recent history non-fiction from our stock.
Some great recent science books to get you inspired, and thinking
Fantastic book and library related quotes to inspire and enthuse!
Why not share them with your friends?
Download free e-magazines from Zinio.
Choose from over 50 popular titles on a range of subjects.
All you need is your library card number and PIN and a Zinio account.
From Monday 4th September this year your Library Service will be changing. You can take advantage of our flexible LibraryPlus service,
giving you extra choice to use libraries with extended opening times.
Learn more about the new opening hours and LibraryPlus here.
Reading Well Long Term Conditions collection provides self-help reading for adults dealing with a wide range of long term conditions.
'It's an inspiration ...'
The National Poetry Day winners on the theme of Messages.
Some great recent Crime and Thrillers in our libraries
Some of the best of science fiction and fantasy titles around.
Why not lose yourself in another world...
Highlights from our DVD collection.
Why not volunteer in your local library and make a difference?
Bedford Borough are looking for volunteers to help with stock, promotions, Lego Club and activities.
Quirky factoids, quotes, jokes, library news and more
Why not follow us on Twitter and be ahead of the game!
Download and stream free e-music from Freegal.
Choose from over 9 million tracks and 15,000 videos.
All you need is your library card number.
Following a consultation earlier this year changes are being introduced to the Mobile Library and Library Link service. Find out more here.
Heat is one of over 55 titles available to download for free.
Check out the collection of over 55 e-magazines available to download and read for free.
All you need is your library card number and PIN, then create a RB Digital account and you are away!
Plus there is a great app - just visit your app store to download the 'RB Digital' app now.
OneClick (e-books and e-audio) and Zinio (e-magazines) have merged and are now RBdigital.
You can now access all three types of e-stock in one place using one log in - search, checkout and download or stream online.
If you love libraries and want to know the latest on news and events - sign up for our e-newsletters?
All the latest direct to your inbox.
Funny things that book and library lovers can relate to.
Go on - take some time out for a giggle!
Download the Arena app to put the library in your pocket!
Search, request, renew and check your reservations.
Easy to use.
Not a member of the library?
Want to download amazing e-content plus borrow from the library and so much more.
Complete the online form.
From 1st October we will be increasing the overall opening hours across all of our 12 libraries and include a Saturday afternoon service after consulting with customers and listening to their feedback.
15 new titles have been added to the e-audio service for August - discover them here!
Some of the stand out albums of 2017, available from our collections or to stream or download through our Freegal subscription
Our selection of the comics and graphic novels available in our libraries now, in the adult fiction section.
A selection of great recent cookbooks from our stock, plus websites and more for inspiration and enjoyment.
Go on - have a go!
An amazing collection of books to help children aged 13 to 18 to manage their mental health, wellbeing and emotional resilience using recommended reading.