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Join our Library:

Membership is FREE for Onchan Residents and Ratepayers.

All Island residents are very welcome to use and enjoy this library service. If you would like take books on loan, an annual subscription applies:

Junior    £1.00 per annum

Student £2.50 per annum

Senior Citizen / Registered Disability       £7.50 per annum

Adults   £12.00 per annum

Membership is FREE for Manx Dyslexia Association Members.

Manx Blind Welfare Society Members have free access to our audio download service.

 If you are a non-resident, you can pay for your library membership online . Please select New Library Membership from the drop down menu. You will then be prompted to enter your Membership Category ( Junior, Student, Senior Citizen, Disability, Adult ) and the Amount (cost of your subscription).

Harvey Briggs Onchan Library is funded by ratepayers and library subscribers. We really appreciate the support of residents in Onchan and the neighbouring communities.  


  • You can borrow 4 items at a time with your library card, and keep them on loan for 2 weeks.
  • Loans can be renewed online or by telephone, providing no one else is waiting.
  • You can use your library card to choose from over 1,000 audio books to download, and we have a selection of holiday reads and books of local interest available as ebooks too. 
  • Your library membership is valid for one year from the date you join. If you are a non-resident, you can renew your library membership online. Select Library Membership Renewal from the drop down menu. You will then be prompted to enter your Library Card Number and the amount (cost of your subscription).


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