Register for a library catalogue account

When you have a library catalogue account you will be able to log in to the online library catalogue  to reserve/renew books and also use the self-issue kiosks at Chilton, Colindale and Porton libraries to borrow books.

You can also use this login to access the ebooks and audiobooks via Borrowbox.

This page is split into the following sections:

    • How to register for a library catalogue account
    • How to reset your password if you have forgotten it
    • How to find out if you already have an account
    • How to login to your library catalogue account

How to register for an library catalogue account

Members of PHE staff are automatically registered for a library catalogue account.
If you are an external user, then please email

Forgotten your password?

If you already have an account, you can reset your password here
If the ‘Forgotten your password’ link does not work, then please email

Not sure if you have an account? 

Enter your email address on the “forgotten password” page.
If you do not have an account, you will receive the following error message and will need to email















How to login to your online library account

Visit the catalogue at to log in:














Visit the renewals page for help with renewing a book.

Speak to staff when you’re next in the library, or email for help registering your account.

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