Using Library Services

Library Services

Did you know that as a Pembrokeshire Library member you can access a range of e-lending service and research sites for free, many 24 hours a day 7 days a week from the comfort of your own home?

You can borrow e-books, e-audio books and e-magazines;  access fun learning resources for children and prepare for your driving test.

In addition, as a member of Pembrokeshire Libraries, you get access to a whole range of online Newspapers, online reference resources, journals and publications via the National Library of Wales Online Resources Service

Plus...

Also available within our Library Branches is access to Ancestry.com to help with your local and family history research, as well as Access2Research giving access to a range of academic research, periodicals and journals.

 

 

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24/7 e-Library

e-books and e-audio books

Download to read and listen to a wide collection of popular e-books and e-audio books where ever you are.

e-magazines

e-magazines are now provided by Overdrive through their app. Access over 3,000 e-magazines. All magazines are available on a completely unlimited checkout basis, so there are not queues and no waiting

If you have not yet tried the app all you need to get started is your library card number and password ( this will be the same password you use to log on to the borrower account on the library catalogue

If you have forgotten your password you can reset it online Library catalogue (Login/Register - Forgotten your password)

Alternatively contact any library branch who will be able to set this up for you

The App is easy to use and will guide you through the set up process to get you connected to our library in just a few minutes. You can find in app support or visit the help site for assistance

Theory Test Pro

Theory Test Pro is a highly realistic online simulation of the UK's driving theory tests for all vehicle categories. It contains all the official test questions licensed from the Driving Standards Agency, the people who set the test

  • Get unlimited access to all the official questions from the DSA
  • Online version of highway code
  • Access realistic hazard perception video simulations
  • Covers cars, motorcycles, passenger carry vehicles and heavy goods vehicle categories
  • Translation into over 40 different languages
  • Speech enabled tests so you can listen to questions
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Online Resources in Branches

The following resources are only available in Library Branches.

Ancestry Library Edition

Discover your family history and build a family tree with the world's largest genealogy website. Search birth records, census data, obituaries and more!

From January 2022, Ancestry Library will only be available in libraries on the public access computers.

Access to Research

Free access to published academic research, journals and periodicals

 

 

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Digital Champion Volunteers

Volunteer recruitment

If you're interested in joining our team of Digital Champion Volunteers and would like to find out more, please contact Laura Evans on laura.evans@pembrokeshire.gov.uk

 

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