Please note that due to essential system maintenance, this site will be unavailable between 09:00 and 17:00 on Sunday 21st October 2018. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.
Welcome to Tower Hamlets Arena, the place to manage your library account, search for and reserve library stock and access free Idea Store online services.
24 Hour Library
With your Idea Store library card you have free access to exciting range of services including; dictionaries, encyclopaedias, music, newspapers and magazines.
Download up to 15 ebooks and audiobooks at a time quickly and easily with our eLibrary.
Handy tips for carrying out simple and advanced searches.
How to Reserve
Find out how to place a reservation and how to check the status of your reservation.
Check what items you have on loan and when they are due back, renew items, manage reservation requests and update your contact details.
If you would like to join Idea Store you can complete the online registration form, and you will be allocated a temporary library card number. You can then pick up your new library card at your local Idea Store or library
- Complete the Contact Us form
- Find your local Idea Store
- 24 Hour Renewal Line 0333 370 4700