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East Sussex libraries will be closed for Christmas and New Year from

Tuesday 24 December to Thursday 26 December (inclusive)

and on Tuesday 31 December and Wednesday 1 January.

Normal service will resume on Thursday 2 January 2020.

Further information

Library members have free access to our subscriber-only newspaper websites in libraries and from home. You’ll need your library card number and PIN to sign in.

Online reference library

The online reference library includes:

  • Current magazines (RBdigital)
  • Times Digital Archive 1785–2008
  • Sunday Times 1822–2006
  • Illustrated London News 1842–2003
  • British Newspaper Archive 1710–1954, including Hastings Observer and Sussex Advertiser – available in library only

Several libraries have national or local papers and magazines in print or microfilm – some dating back to the 1700s.