Sherborne Library Opening Times

Monday          10:00 – 18:30
Tuesday          09:30 – 13:30
Wednesday        CLOSED
Thursday        09:30 – 17:30
Friday              09:30 – 17:30
Saturday          09:30 – 16:00

We offer a wide range of fiction as well as information books on country life, cookery, travel, biography, and other popular subjects. Large print books and talking books are also available. Additionally, CD’s, DVD’s and an E-book service are also available.

Home Library Service

lf you find it hard to get to your local library, then it is possible to arrange for books, books in large print, talking books and CD’s to be delivered to your home free of charge, at regular intervals by volunteers from the Royal Voluntary Service.

Visits are usually every three weeks and all volunteers always carry identity cards.

For more information, please contact your local library or the RVS –

Sherborne Library – tel: 01935 812683;
E-mail –
RVS – tel: 01305 236666;

Having contacted us a volunteer will call and see you in your home to see if we can help you to use the Home Library Service.

Are other library services are available to you if you live in a residential home.

The Home Library Service is delivered in partnership with the Royal Voluntary Service, who provide a range of services for older people to help them stay independent in their own homes. Volunteers are always needed so if you have an interest in books and reading and can spare a few hours a month to meet and help others then please consider joining your local team – use the RVS contact details above to register your interest or to ask for more information.