London Borough of Barnet

Home library service

You can use the home library service if you can't visit a Barnet library because of your age or disability. Once you've registered you'll receive a visit every four weeks with a selection of titles based on your preferences. You can also request specific titles for free.

How to join the home library service

If you are a Warden or Supervisor of sheltered accommodation or a residential home and would like a collection of books for residents contact the service directly or complete the online application form.

Residents living in sheltered accommodation and residential homes are also eligible for this service. 

What you can borrow

  • books
  • large print books 
  • audiobooks
  • music CDs
  • books and CDs in community languages 
  • DVDs are also available to rent for a small charge