It's free to join the library. When you become a member of Milton Keynes Libraries you can borrow, renew and return items at any of our ten libraries.

How many books can I borrow?

  • Membership allows 3 books or magazines PLUS 10 eBooks / eAudiobooks and unlimited eMagazines.
  • Upgraded Membership allows 15 books, magazines or audiobooks PLUS 10 eBooks / eAudiobooks and unlimited eMagazines.

Members can currently borrow up to 4 eBooks and eAudiobooks. This will increase when services are back to normal. You can still borrow an unlimited number of eMagazines.

You can renew your books in person at any library, by telephone or online through your library account.

How long can I borrow books for?

  • Books and Audiobooks - 4 weeks
  • Magazines - 1 week
  • eBooks, eMagazines and eAudiobooks - check the digital books webpage

Return dates for books will be automatically adjusted to avoid any dates we are closed.

Why does it say my membership is due to expire?

  • Library memberships are periodically checked to make sure we have the correct details.
  • To confirm your information, just speak with a member of staff at any library.
  • If your membership is due to expire within the loan period, you won’t be able to borrow items until you’ve spoken with a member of staff.
  • Phone us on 01908 254050 if you need help.

Browse the library catalogue

Your library card and PIN

  • Learn more about your library card and PIN, lost, stolen or damaged library cards and receiving library notices by email.

Paying fines and charges

How can I remember when my books are due back?

  • When you borrow books, the self-service kiosks print a receipt telling you the due date.
  • You can sign up for email reminders.
  • You can also check the return dates for your items through your online library account.

Milton Keynes Libraries contact information

Milton Keynes Central Library, 555 Silbury Boulevard, Milton Keynes MK9 3HL