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2. Full and standard membership

Full membership

You can be a full library member if you live, work or study in East Sussex. You’ll need to give proof of your name and address, like a utility bill or driving licence. Full members can borrow the maximum number of items:

  • Maximum of 20 books, 6 CDs, 6 audio books, 6 DVDs
    • Books – 3 week loan
    • Spoken word CDs – 3 week loan (fee applies)
    • CDs – 1 week loan (fee applies)
    • DVDs – 1 week loan (fee applies)
  • 20 music scores for 3 months (fee applies)
  • 20 playsets for 6 weeks (fee applies)
  • 2 language courses for 6 weeks
  • 2 CD-ROMs
  • 4 Toys and Games
  • 1 home electricity monitor for 3 weeks

Full members can also use the free library computers.

Standard membership

Give proof of name, like a credit card, to join the library as a standard member.

You can borrow four items in total. If you’re over 16, one of these can be an audiobook, DVD or CD and you can use the library computers.

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