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Welcome to East Riding Libraries, Museums and Archives. Find out what's on across all venues or choose a service to discover more.
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There are things to do for all ages at your local library. Find social groups, toddler activities and download free eMagazines and eBooks.
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Visit the East Riding Museums website to plan your visit. Find out about family activities, the latest exhibitions or visit our online museum.
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Find out how you can research your family tree, town history and more with local memories and records for free at the Archives.
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Make the most out of East Riding's Libraries, Museums and Archives from home. Check out some of our newest online resources available across our sites.

Online Book Club

Join our online book club; 'Face in a Book Club' where you can enjoy reading or listening to some great titles and share your views with others. The selected book/books can be downloaded up to 500 times simultaneously through the free Borrowbox app, using your East Riding Libraries membership.

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Digital Art Celebration

Digital Art is a fun and relaxing way to improve your computer skills - while creating something memorable to keep. East Riding Libraries has created the Digital Art celebration to celebrate the talent and creativity of local people, while encouraging everybody to have a go. Check out some of last years winning entries.

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The Big Spring Read-In

Encourage your child to read every week and submit an online review to receive certificates after five, ten and fifteen weekly reviews.

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Transforming the Town

This taster exhibition charts some of the dramatic transformations that have taken place in Beverley over the years, together with some of the more subtle changes.Using old photos alongside more recent ones, this is a visual journey through some of Beverley's townscape history.

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Treasure at the Treasure House

The East Riding Museum Service is home to a great collection of archaeological finds. Take a look at some of our most recent acquisitions and view our full online collection

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Tiny Challenges

Stuck for ideas to keep your kids entertained at home? Have a go at some of these fun activities based on the collections at our museums.

Tiny challenges

Online Archives

Much of our archives collection can be found online, from maps, newspaper articles, old photos and video footage

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  • Renew and reserve books
  • Find books on prescription
  • Get online with digital skills
  • Join for free with benefits!

More than books

Join East Riding Libraries for free and take part in regular groups, improve your wellbeing in the health zone and get discounts at council cafes.

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  • Research family history for free
  • Buy local inspired gifts
  • Access digital archives
  • Get help on local history

More than research

Discover what is kept at East Riding Archives. Use our helpful online guides to research your family history, property past and local towns through time.

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  • Find the latest exhibitions
  • Discover events for under 5s
  • Explore past exhibitions online
  • Search collectons online

More than history

Plan your visit to East Riding Museums. Plenty of family fun with kids activities on daily, apply for volunteer opportunities or become a Friend of Beverley Art Gallery.

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Treasure House

The East Riding Treasure House is a multi-disciplinary centre for heritage and information services. It contains the East Riding Archives and Local Studies, Beverley Library, a Museum, Beverley Art Gallery, cafe and Tourist Information Centre.

  • Exhibitions and events
  • Meeting rooms
  • Gift shop
  • Coffee lounge
Visit the Treasure House


A great range of fiction for all abilities and likes
Had a good mix of stories for both boys and girls. Plus, there was a good range of reading levels
A wonderful resource for the area. Staff are always most helpful and the book stock is good.

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