Free internet access

Library services available during COVID-19

Our COVID-19 page can help you understand the changes to all Solihull Libraries and see what other services are available.

All Solihull libraries have free to use computers and offer:

  • 2 hours free computer and internet access for library members (computers are available until 15 minutes before the library closes
    • Access for non-library members is charged at £1.30 for half an hour, or £2.60 for an hour
  • Microsoft Office packages
  • printing facilities (charges apply)
  • scanners

You will need your library card to use a computer. If you’re not yet a member join Solihull libraries.

Library members can book a computer for up to 2 hours free of charge each day. Sessions can be extended for £1.60 per hour or part of an hour.

You can book a computer by visiting a library or by calling 0121 704 6965.

Computers are available until 15 minutes before the library closes.

Help getting started

If you haven't used the internet before or lack confidence browsing the web our help getting online and internet safety pages are a good place to start.

Get coding with a Micro:bit

You can now borrow Micro:bits from Solihull libraries. A Micro:bit is a palm-sized computer that you can use for all sorts of cool creations, from robots to musical instruments - the possibilities are endless.


Free wifi access is available at all Solihull libraries (except Smiths Wood Neighbourhood Library).

Wifi printing is not currently available.

Conditions of use

Before using a Solihull library computer you will be required to accept the terms and conditions listed in our Internet Acceptable Use Policy