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
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Arena UnavailableArena, the online catalogue, will be unavailable on Saturday 17th June from 10pm.
We hope the essential server work will only take 3 hours, but we guarantee the service will be back by 7am on Sunday 18th June.
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.
The National Poetry Day winners on the theme of Messages.
Some great recent Crime and Thrillers in our libraries
Quirky factoids, quotes, jokes, library news and more
Why not follow us on Twitter and be ahead of the game!
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.
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.
OneClick (e-books and e-audio) and Zinio (e-magazines) are merging - from the 27th June they will be called
This means that you will be able to access all three types of e-stock in one place using one log in.
There will be a new RBdigital app and the two websites will be updated.
There will be a period of downtime from 01:00 until 17:00 on the 27th June while this is being carried out.
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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.
Stuff 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 Zinio account and you are away!
PLus there is a great app - just visit your app store to download 'Zinio for Libraries' now..
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.
Do you like the idea of volunteering with children during the summer holidays?
Can you spare time over the summer holidays listening to children chat about books?
We would love to hear from you!
15 new titles have been added to the e-audio service for June - discover them here!
An amazing collection of books to help children aged 13 to 18 to manage their mental health, wellbeing and emotional resilience using recommended reading.
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!