Welcome to the library service

Becoming a Member

Becoming a Member

Becoming a Member

Becoming a Member

Becoming a Member
Becoming a Member

Joining Us

Joining a library is free, you just need to work, live or study in Aberdeenshire. If you come from Aberdeen City, Angus, Perth or Highland you can use your existing library card through the One Card scheme.

You can register online or pop into your local library

Online Registration


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How many items can you borrow?

  • borrow up to 10 books from all our libraries
  • borrow up to 10 eBooks or Audiobooks
  • borrow up to 8 non-book items such as DVDs


How can you renew or request an item?

  • By telephoning any library

  • By going online
  • By asking a member of staff or chat to Livvy, our Chatbot

Have you forgotten your PIN?

No problem. You can reset library PIN

Has your membership expired?

Library membership lasts 3 years and then it expires automatically. This is so we can make sure that your contact details are up to date.

Contact us if you receive a message saying that your membership has expired and we can check your details and update your account: Contact us

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One Card

Improving Public Library Access

Aberdeenshire Library members can now take their library cards to libraries across AberdeenAngusHighland and Perth and Kinross and use them to access services.


  • 120 libraries
  • 1.6 million books
  • 600 PC's - Public Access Computers
  • Free wifi
  • Events for all ages

Find out more at Scottish Libraries Website


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