library closes for a month from today for refurb
Burnham-On-Sea's library has temporarily closed for a month while
a refurbishment goes ahead.
the closure, which began on Wednesday September 26th, self-service
kiosks will be installed and some refurbishment will be undertaken.
library is scheduled to re-open on October 29th at 9.30am.
During the closure, Highbridge Library will temporarily open for
extended hours to cater for Burnham library users. The hours will
be Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9.30am-5pm; Wednesdays
and Saturdays 9.30am to 1pm.
Customers can also return and borrow items at any other Somerset
Library and items can be renewed online here
or by calling 0845 345 9177.
is the Somerset's second library to move to self-service following
its successful introduction at Taunton in July.
touch-screen kiosks will allow customers to borrow, renew and
return books and other items, as well as to check reservations
and pay charges.
"This is an exciting development that Im sure library
users will embrace just as they have in Taunton," Cabinet
Member Councillor David Hall said this week. "We apologise
for any inconvenience caused while the kiosks are installed but
Im sure the result will be more than worth it."