Place your book order using the form below:

Book to Borrow Order Form

Please note:

  • Our libraries are now fully open for browsing and borrowing and
  • Our Book to Borrow service remains available if it's your preferred option.
  • Computer, printing and photocopying facilities are now available.
  • Library opening times can be viewed here

Book To Borrow Process

Click & Collect and Home Delivery services (available from our mobile library service) - home deliveries can only be made to properties in West Dunbartonshire.

Step 1. Choosing your books

  • Browse our Catalogue: You can see what is available by browsing our online library catalogue and either
    • Reserve items online, or
    • Note down the books you would like to borrow from your preferred library and use our online order form.
    • If you prefer or if you're not sure what you want our staff will be happy to put together a selection of books for you based on your reading preferences.

Step 2. Ordering your books

There are 2 ways to order your books:

  • Reserve items online: Place holds on any books you would like to borrow when browsing our online library catalogue
  • Order form: You can order books by using our dedicated online order form to request up to a max of 10 books or if you want us to create a selection for you, let us know your reading preferences in the appropriate fields.

Step 3. Getting your books

  • Once the items are ready, a member of staff will call you to arrange a date and time for you to either:
    • Safely collect them from your chosen library.
    • Or have them safely delivered to you. Deliveries will be safely left on your doorstep at the arranged time.

Returning borrowed items

All items you currently have out on loan can be returned to any West Dunbartonshire Library not necessarily where you borrowed the items from .  Opening times can be seen here.

Renewing borrowed items

You can renew borrowed items and extend your loan period using one of the following methods:

  • In person or by telephone - Just visit or contact any of our libraries and a member of staff will help.
  • Online - Log in to your library account online and renew any items you have on loan.

Dog or food waste bags

Dog or food waste bags are available but it is advisable to calling ahead to check that they have some in stock before visiting. Opening times can be seen here