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Welcome to Richmond upon Thames Libraries

Library System Upgrade, 28 May - 2 June

A major library IT system upgrade is taking place across the SELMS consortium. All Richmond Libraries will be open but operating offline during this time.

The following services will be available:

  • Book issues and returns (no account access)
  • New members can still join the library
  • Public computers are available for current users
  • eLibrary access and online reference resources

These services will be temporarily unavailable:

  • Library catalogue for searching 
  • Printing from the public computers
  • Sales of garden waste bags and other items (e.g. cards)
  • SELMS reservations unavailable (28 May - 8 July)
  • Stock suggestions (temporarily suspended from 10 May)
  • New book orders (temporarily suspended from 10 May)

We apologise for the inconvenience, please talk to staff for help and more information on available services and alternatives. 

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