Search, renew and reserve

Search the catalogue

Search the catalogue quickly and easily, no need to log in.

Reserve items

To reserve items please search the catalogue and place your reservations.

You will receive an email or postal notification when your items are ready for collection.

If you require assistance placing reservations you can contact us on:

Renew items

As long as your items haven't been reserved by another customer, you can renew up to four times without showing them at a library. 

Alternatively renew by phoning your library (during opening hours) or by using our 24-hour renewal line 0303 123 0035.

Renew online

You will need your library card number and 4 or 6 digit PIN.

Library Elf - free email alerts

Check out Library Elf, a free email alert service. It will email you when your loans are almost due for return and when your reservations are ready to be collected.

  • You can register several users on one account, so one email alert works for the whole family.
  • All you need to do is sign up with your email address, library card and PIN.


Library Elf is a third party external website with no association to Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead libraries. We cannot guarantee the security or operation of this service which our customers use at their own discretion. Royal Borough library members remain responsible for items borrowed on their library cards and will be liable for any fines or other charges which may accrue, irrespective of any alerts which Library Elf may or may not provide.

Suggest an item for stock

To suggest an item that you would like to see in stock please complete the online form below.

Libraries : Contact details

For further information, please contact us by:

Maidenhead Library - Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead
St Ives Road
Maidenhead SL6 1QU
Telephone: 01628 796969