Definition of mobile library in English:

mobile library

nounPlural mobile libraries

British
  • A large vehicle that travels around to allow people in smaller or more remote communities to borrow books.

    ‘a mobile library comes once a month from Carlisle’
    • ‘Books, tapes and videos can be borrowed from the mobile library.’
    • ‘I use my mobile library when it calls every two weeks.’
    • ‘All other libraries and the mobile library will be open as normal.’
    • ‘While the library is closed, residents will be able to use a mobile library.’
    • ‘The mobile library stops in many areas where there isn't a library.’
    • ‘It is difficult to sit down in a mobile library and read the books.’
    • ‘The mobile library provides a fine service to many parts of the county.’
    • ‘I think the mobile library provides a good service, but needs more new books.’
    • ‘Each school received two mobile libraries, each containing 100 books.’
    • ‘The new state-of-the-art mobile libraries reflect our position as the leading council in the country for library services.’