Somerset County Council

Book library facilities


You can book meetings rooms, exhibition space and courses held in libraries, though not all these facilities are available in all libraries. You can also book People's Network computers.

Most Somerset libraries can provide some space for displays and exhibitions. Please ask at your local library for more information about booking exhibition space. If you need a larger meeting space, parts of any library can be hired outside normal opening hours. The rooms can be hired by groups, organisations and commercial bodies at competitive rates. 

Frome Library has a small meetings room you can hire. 

Taunton Library has a large meetings roomwhich is available for hire on most days or evenings. The library is in the centre of Taunton, close to public transport connections, with pay-and-display car parks nearby.

The meetings room offers:

  • room for up to 80 people

  • flexible layout

  • access outside normal opening hours

  • self-catering facilities for refreshments

  • disabled access

  • induction loop 

  • toilet, fully equipped for wheelchair users 

  • baby changing facilities

The room comes equipped with the following, included in the hire charge:

  • tables and chairs

  • lectern

  • stage units

  • spotlights

  • overhead projector screen

  • white board 

For all charges see our library charges and fines page.


Contact: Libraries Direct
Phone: 0300 123 2224

Opening Hours: Monday 8am to 6pm, Tuesday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm, Saturday and Sunday closed.

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