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Library Services in Devon

Libraries Unlimited

Libraries Unlimited runs Devon’s public library service on behalf of Devon County Council – 50 libraries across the county and 4 mobile libraries. Your local library has something for everyone: books and information, music, films, computers with access to the Internet and more. Free Wi-Fi is available in all our libraries.

Libraries in Devon

Library Services in Torbay

Libraries Unlimited

Libraries Unlimited runs libraries in Torbay on behalf of Torbay Council. The four public libraries in Torbay are: Paignton Library, Torquay Library, Brixham Library and Churston Library. All libraries offer a range of events and activities, free access to books and information, free WiFi and a range of digital resources including eBooks and digital magazines.

Libraries in Torbay

Business and IP Centre

Libraries Unlimited BIPC

The Business & IP Centre in Exeter, Barnstaple and Paignton libraries provides support to business owners, entrepreneurs and inventors, in partnership with the British Library. You can access a comprehensive collection of online databases and publications and attend practical workshops, one-to-one advice sessions and inspiring talks.

Visit the BIPC website

FabLab Devon

Libraries Unlimited Fablab

FabLab Devon, based in Exeter and Barnstaple Library, is a small-scale workshop offering digital fabrication facilities. It’s an open access, not-for-profit, community resource where anybody can invent and make just about anything.

Visit the Fablab website

Meeting Room Hire

Libraries Unlimited Meeting Room Hire

Libraries Unlimited offers competitively priced meeting rooms and conference room hire services across Devon in a range of locations. Our meeting rooms and facilities vary depending on location, ranging from small meeting rooms to larger conferencing facilities. Our meeting rooms are competitively priced and each room is unique, providing ideal venues for workshops, interviews, presentations and events. They are located within the vibrant learning environment of our libraries.

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Libraries Unlimited Workspace

Join our thriving, supportive community of professionals in a way that works for you at our new Work:Spaces at Newton Abbot and Teignmouth libraries. Whether you need a desk for a day, ongoing office space, or somewhere to regularly collaborate, get inspired and network – we are here for you.

Customers receive free Wi-Fi, access to bike storage and showers, tea and coffee making facilities and benefit from opportunities for networking and collaboration. Both Work:Spaces are in convenient town centre locations, with full wheelchair access.

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Our Retail Cart

Libraries Unlimited Meeting Room Hire

Are you a local artisan, seller, or small business looking for retail space to sell your products and promote your business? Now you can with Libraries Unlimited’s Retail Cart scheme. Available in Exeter, Barnstaple and Paignton libraries, this retail opportunity will give sellers and businesses the chance to grow in the heart of local communities. Available throughout the year, and with prices starting at £25 per day and with block bookings available.

More on the Retail Carts here

Libraries Unlimited believes…

…in the unlimited potential of library services to make a positive difference to people’s lives and communities through a shared love of reading and access to high quality information and facilities.