Cosmia Festival 2020 – 23rd Oct to 1st Nov

Cosmia Festival is a multi-arts event, based in Huddersfield, UK inspired by science fiction, fantasy and speculative fiction. The theme for 2020 is “The End of the World as we know it” and will be exploring climate change and apocalyptic fiction. More information.

Library Adventures Live!

Library Adventures Live! is a magnificent online programme of events for children aged 4 – 11 to reengage them with reading. Children can watch and join in with their families at home, teachers can use the sessions with children in school or may even use the sessions...

Ring and Read

Ring and Read   Kirklees Libraries are beginning our phased recovery of physical services as coronavirus lockdown restrictions are lifted across the country. The first stage of this is our “ring and read” offer. Contact us on 01484 414868 to book your slot. Phone...

We Are: Saying Thank You to our Volunteers

Thank you for all your hard work and dedication. By volunteering with Kirklees Libraries, you enhance the lives of others you have: Helped families read together Helped connect families using technologyBrought people together to make new friends Given people the...

PressReader

Whether you enjoy reading about current events in the news, getting tips on how to sew or love learning all about the new fashion trends, PressReader has over 7000 national and international titles to read online or download for offline convenience Different language...

Overdrive

Check out the new additions to Overdrive and maybe revisit some old favourites. With a selection of over 10,000 free ebooks available to read at home or download for on the go, you''ll be spoilt for choice! All you need is your library card and PIN!...

Writing: Making Your Mark

Perfect for families, the Writing: Making Your Mark display draws on the themes of a new British Library exhibition, which spans five millennia and five continents, exploring one of humankind’s greatest achievements—the act of writing. Through images of carved stone...