Where To Find Us



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                                                                                                   Mon   10:00 - 12:30

                                                                                                   Tue      10:00 - 12:30

                                                                                                   Wed      10:00 -12:30      2:00 - 4:00

                                                                                                   Thur      10:00 - 12:30

                                                                                                   Fri         10:00 - 12:30

                                                                                                   Sat         10:00 - 12:30

Christmas 2022. The library will close at 12:30pm on Friday 23rd December 2022 and re-open at 10:00am on Tuesday 3rd January 2023 


Library Name

Following a public consultation the name chosen for the library is BURSLEDON COMMUNITY LIBRARY 


View our books or renew online

The link below will take you to our online library catalogue 


Joining Bursledon Community Library

Join your library

To join your local library, complete the application form and forward to the clerk@bursledon-pc.gov.uk or bring it with you on your first visit.

 Library Membership

Bursledon library is run by volunteers and supported by Bursledon Parish Council primarily for the residents of Bursledon however any-one can become a member.

It is a stand alone organisation and books cannot be returned to any other library.

You may borrow up to 5 books at a time with no cost. The standard loan term is 28 days.

You can renew items a maximum of five times by phone or in person

You will not be able to renew an item if it has been reserved by another reader.

Your library card is for your use only.

Reservations and renewals are free.

All costs incurred by the library due to items lost or damaged while in your care must be reimbursed.

If you change your address, name or contact details please notify us immediately.

You can freely use the public computers and please consider security if you are using them for anything of a confidential nature.

Fees are charged for printing.

Membership details are confidential and will not be disclosed to other parties.

The General Data Protection Regulation and Data Protection Act 2018 require organisations, businesses and the government to keep your personal information secure and to only use it in accordance with the data protection principles.

Book choices for younger readers is entirely at the discretion of their responsible adult.

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Volunteer Run

Who are we?

Bursledon library in the  Lowford Centre is a Community Library run entirely by volunteers with the support of Bursledon Parish Council for the benefit of the Bursledon Community.

Currently the Library offers a full self-service library that includes access to two public computers.

We look forward to expanding services in the future and engaging with more groups within the Community.

Fancy Volunteering? - Join our Team of Library Volunteers

Would you like to do more? Meet your community? Learn new skills?  Then let your next step be joining our Library Volunteer team.

The Application form can be found here - forward to the clerk@bursledon-pc.gov.uk or bring it with you when you next visit.

 You can also just drop into the Library, when it's open, and talk to our current Library Volunteers...