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Bishops Cleeve Library Open+ system

Update: New doors have been ordered and we anticipate they will be installed at the end of February to rectify the critical fault preventing access to Open+.  We apologise to all our customers who have experienced this loss of service but hope it will be business as usual very soon.

Bishops Cleeve Library

Find out when Bishops Cleeve library is open and what you can do there

Open+ sessions at Bishops Cleeve Library

During open+ sessions Bishops Cleeve Library will be open but no staff will be present. To access Bishops Cleeve Library during these times, you will need to use our new open+ system, for which you will need to register with a member of Bishops Cleeve staff. From 1st April to 31st October Open+ access hours will extend to 8.00pm Monday to Friday and from 1st November Open+ access hours will revert back to 7.00pm Monday to Friday.






08:00 - 13:00

13:00- 17:00          

17:30 - 19:00          



13:00 - 17:00

17:30 - 19:00


08:00 - 10:00

10:00 - 17:00

17:30 - 19:00


08:00 - 09:00

09:00 - 17:00

17:30 - 19:00


08:00 - 09:00

09:00 - 17:00

17:30 - 19:00


08:00 - 09:00

09:00 - 15:00

15:30 - 19:00


08:00 - 11:00

11:00 - 15:00

15:30 - 19:00

 What we offer

Book a Computer

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  • PCs with internet access
  • Dedicated scan PC - please book online in advance of your visit or contact the library to book your session
  • Photocopying
  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • Open on Sundays
  • Apply for a bus pass (if you don't have a computer)
  • Reading Group
  • Family and Local History Day
  • Homework help
  • Bookstart

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Thursday 10.30am - 11am. Rhyme time Wednesday 10.30am - 11am (18 months to pre-school)

Tuesday morning 'Bumps n Babes' takes place in the Library 10.15am-11.30 am (all year round). 

Story time

Wednesday 10.30am - 11am weekly for pre-schoolers (all year round)

Computer Buddies

Volunteer computer buddies can offer you help with IT skills including using devices and library computers - Friday 10am - 12pm; other times may be available phone 01242 672217 to check + book time 

Library Club

3rd Tuesday of the month 2pm - 4pm

  • Reading Group
  • Family and Local History Day
  • Homework help

Library access

Level access with automatic doors, designated customer parking and space for people with access needs. Post box for out of hours book returns.


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