Library services


Download free eBooks, eAudio, magazines & MP3s


Library contact details & events, hire library spaces

Mobiles & home service

Mobile library timetables & books delivered to you

Help using the service

Finding & reserving, renewing, charges & fines, using our computers

New in & suggestions

New titles, reading lists & staff picks

Events & activities

Activities for children & older people, free IT courses and special events

Research, study & leisure resources

Free access to Ancestry, Find my Past & other information resources


Classroom resources for teachers

Parents, carers & children

Reading ideas and advice for parents and carers of children aged 0-11


Updates & press releases


A peek behind the scenes at Suffolk Libraries

Mental health & wellbeing

Books on Prescription, wellbeing resources, events & a blog

Ipswich Enterprise + Business Hub

Book a meeting space for business, create with digital technology


See our latest vacancies

About us

Governance, board members, documents & community groups

Meet the author

Interviews with some of the world's biggest–selling authors, including Lee Child, Alexander McCall Smith and Bernard Cornwell.