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Healthy Living

The large Health Collection held at Central Lending Libraryprovides information from the consumer's angle on a wide range of subjects.

The collection includes sections on Exercise and Fitness, Diet and Nutrition, Pregnancy, Child Health, Women's Health,Alternative Therapies, Illness and Disease.

There is also a selection of DVDs available for loan on some of these subjects. These can be borrowed free of charge.

In addition to these you will find a collection Books on Prescription, which are self-help titles that have been recommended by GPs.

We have a large section on Dyslexia - see below.

Dyslexia Collection

Central Lending Library is a designated Dyslexia Information Point and has a collection of books dedicated to this subject, the majority of which are available for loan. The titles include Living with Dyslexia, Students and Dyslexia, Helping Children Cope with Dyslexia and Dyslexia and Mathematics.

See also our web page with useful information for people with dyslexia

Central Lending Library
Areas of Special Interest
Large Print & Talking Books
Central Lending Library Video/DVD Collection