Category Archives: Services

eBay For The New Year!

  From 2nd January 2016 Brighton and Hove Libraries will be opening it’s own eBay shop! We will be selling all sorts of items from all corners of the library including rare and interesting reference books from deleted stock, some of which are … Continue reading

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Special Christmas Sale

    I wanted to let you know about our special sale of framed prints, postcards and Christmas cards, using images taken from our rare book collections. It will be taking place this Saturday, 12th December, 10.00-5.00, in the Foyer of Jubilee Library. … Continue reading

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A Free Gift At Christmas

I wanted to draw your attention to the great free Christmas editions available on Zinio – including Good Housekeeping, BBC Good Food, Prima, Essentials and Stuff.   It’s really easy to create an account. You can read the titles on … Continue reading

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Dare I Mention Christmas?

Love it or hate it, Christmas is looming, if you are all out of ideas and the very thought of it is getting you down, why not check out one of the following books for inspiration? Christmas on a plate / … Continue reading

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Celebrate World Mental Health Day

Celebrate World Mental Health Day with us Sat 10 Oct, 10am – 4pm Jubilee Library, Brighton, FREE City Reads, Action for Happiness and Brighton & Hove Libraries bring you a day of simple, inspiring and friendly activities to promote happiness and boost health … Continue reading

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Healthwalk Volunteers Needed

We have been working in partnership with the Council’s Healthwalks team to put on Healthwalks from some of our libraries. We currently have a weekly Healthwalk from Saltdean and Portslade Library and we are encouraging walkers to come into the … Continue reading

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Boost Your Strengths & Learn To Relax Workshops With Mind

Mind In Brighton & Hove are offering FREE Boost Your Strengths & Learn To Relax workshops at Hollingbury & Hollingdean An opportunity to learn new techniques and share ideas to support your wellbeing. Please come and join us in an … Continue reading

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Libraries Extra! Extra! Read All About It

Deep in the bowels of Library HQ, a cunning plan has been hatched to open libraries for longer, without the need for staff! Hi-tech automated door entry systems, enhanced library cards, security monitors, live audio feeds and help available at the … Continue reading

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The Experience Of Three Summer Reading Challenge Young Volunteers

Alfie: ‘Volunteering here at Jubilee Library has been absolutely amazing, fantastic and fabulous this summer! I highly recommend it to anyone who is stuck for things to do in their summer holidays! J’ Ellis: ‘I’ve loved to volunteer over the summer: … Continue reading

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Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Prize Book Review- By Portslade Library Book Group

Portslade Library book group was chosen to review ‘Mother Island’ by Bethan Roberts, which was one of the winners of the Jerwood Fiction Uncovered Prize. For further details of other winners please follow the link. http://www.fictionuncovered.co.uk/ The book group at … Continue reading

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