Basingstoke Discovery Centre

Books and Reading

You can check the books and other materials we hold on our Catalogue, where you can also reserve books online.

The Fast Back service

Multiple copies of the most popular fiction and non fiction best sellers. You can also relax over a selection of newspapers and magazines. Lending, reference books and journals are in convenient subject areas, such as careers and education, business, law, government, and statistics, military, music, computers and there are also specialist collections such as the Local Studies Collection.

Better services

You can use the Easy Returns service. Usually anything you borrow can be returned to any Hampshire County Council library or Discovery Centre, at no extra charge.