Ordering and renewing library items

Libaries closed, Tuesday 11 February

Libraries and community hubs will be closed for staff training all day on Tuesday 11 February 2020 except for the South Ockendon Centre, which will be open from 10am until 5pm. You can order and renew items online while libraries are closed.

Aveley library is moving

Aveley library closes permanently at its Purfleet Road address from 1pm on Saturday 1 February. The library will reopen at its new home in New Maltings, High Street, Aveley, RM15 4BY from 10am on Tuesday 18 February 2020. You can order and renew items online while the library is closed.

Paying your library balance online

You can pay the balance of your library charges and fines by logging in to the library catalogue.

Library catalogue login

When you login, a link titled 'Payments Due' will be displayed on the left side if there are any payments you need to make. The link will not be shown if there are no payments to be made.

On selecting the 'Payments Due' link, a list will be displayed that shows all the payments you need to make. You can select individual items to pay, or you can choose to pay the whole amount due.

After deciding the amount you wish to pay, select 'Click here to pay now' to open a secure payments web page.

You can pay by credit card or debit card, and should enter your email address to get a receipt.

Upon completing a successful payment, your receipt will also be displayed on the screen. Select 'Click here to continue' to return to your library account.