Using the Library

The Knowledge & Library team are available during opening hours to provide assistance, answer your enquiry or guide you to the appropriate reference, information or resource material.

Join the library

Library membership is available for all staff and learners at DBTH & RDASH.  Please complete a membership form to join.   

Borrow, Renew or Reserve a book

To borrow from our collection or request a book you need to be a library member.

Find out more about how to borrow, renew or reserve a book

24/7 Access

Our libraries at DRI and Bassetlaw are staffed during office hours, but you can come in and use our facilities any time you like.

DRI – 24/7 access with your Trust ID badge.
If you don’t have an ID badge please contact the Knowledge & Library team.

BAS/Montagu – 24/7 access available please contact the library team and access can be provided.

PCs for study and e-learning

24/7 PC access is available for staff and students at the Library & Learning Resource Centres at DRI, Bassetlaw and Montagu.  The DRI Leisure Library also provides PC access during opening times.

We have laptops available for loan on a weekly basis.

PCs and laptops can be booked please call or email us.


Are you struggling to find a room for a teams call or training session?  We have PODs available at DRI and Bassetlaw libraries which are suitable for one person and can be booked.

We recommend you bring headphones the PODs offer a good level of privacy they are not completely soundproof.

PODs can be booked please call or email us.

Printing, scanning and photocopy facilities

Printing is available at all three sites.  Photocopying/Scanning is available at DRI and Bassetlaw.

Study Space

Study space is available in all Library & Learning Resource Centres, enabling you to undertake your studies or research in comfortable surroundings. You are welcome to bring your own device and connect to the Wi-Fi.

Wi-Fi Access

Wi-Fi is available to all staff and students in all libraries (DRI, Bassetlaw and Montagu)

If you are using a Trust device it will automatically connect to the Wi-Fi once you login with your Trust account.

Laptop/Data Projector/Display Equipment

We have a small number of laptops and data projectors available for short term loan.

We also have table top display boards available to borrow.

Content out of date? Information wrong or not clear enough? Report this page.