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Welcome to West Dunbartonshire Libraries

Want to find your local library and its opening hours, get involved in our reading events or even search your family tree? It is all here. Let us share our passion for reading - a wonderful life-long leisure pastime.

Borrowing entitlement depends on your membership category. Our categories are explained below:

Junior Member (0-11 years old)

Junior Member (0-11 years old):

Item TypeLoan PeriodMaximum Items
Junior Books 4 weeks 10
Junior Audio (includes: Junior Talking Books on CD, Cassette or MP3 Player) 4 weeks 6
Children's Stock DVDs 4 week 3

Teenage Member (12-14 years old):

Item TypeLoan PeriodMaximum Items
Junior and Adult Books 4 weeks 10
Teenage Audio (includes:  Junior and Adult Talking Books on CD, Cassette or MP3 Player, CD-ROMs, Language Packs, and Music CDs or Cassettes) 4 weeks 6
Children's Stock DVDs 4 week 3

Young Adult Member (15-17 years old):

Item TypeLoan PeriodMaximum Items
Junior and Adult Books, including inter-library loans 4 weeks 10
Audio (includes:  Junior and Adult Talking Books on CD, Cassette or MP3 Player, CD-ROMs, Language Packs, and Music CDs or Cassettes) 4 weeks 6
Children's Stock DVDs 4 week 3
Educational DVDs 1 week 1
DVD Rate 1 and 2 1 week 4
DVD Rate 3 (includes:  VHS and mobile-library DVDs) 4 weeks
OS Maps 2 weeks 2

Adult Member (18 years and over):

Item TypeLoan PeriodMaximum Items
Junior and Adult Books, including inter-library loans 4 weeks 10
Audio (includes:  Junior and Adult Talking Books on CD or Cassette, CD-ROMs, Language Packs, and Music CDs or Cassettes) 4 weeks 6
Children's Stock DVDs 1 week 1
Educational DVDs 1 week 1
DVD Rate 1 and 2 1 week 4
DVD Rate 3 (includes:  VHS and mobile-library DVDs) 4 weeks
OS Maps 2 weeks 2

Adult Interim Member (no proof of address):

Item TypeLoan PeriodMaximum Items
Junior and Adult Books, including inter-library loans 4 weeks 3±
Audio (includes:  Junior and Adult Talking Books on CD, Cassette or MP3 Player, CD-ROMs, Language Packs, and Music CDs or Cassettes) 4 weeks 1±
Children's Stock DVDs 1 week 1±
Educational DVDs 1 week 1±
DVD Rate 1 1 week 1±
DVD Rate 2 1 week 1±
DVD Rate 3 (includes:  VHS and mobile-library DVDs) 4 weeks 2±
OS Maps 2 weeks 2±
± Please note, that Adult Interim Members may only borrow a TOTAL of THREE items at any one time.  These three items can be any combination of the above.