Find out which Libraries and services are available
Find out more
UPDATE: Restrictions on emails have been lifted

We now have sufficient confidence our systems and servers have not been affected by the recent cyber attack on our ICT provider, Sopra Steria, that we have lifted the block on external emails.

As you would expect, there are a large number of emails that have been quarantine but work is well under way to release them and should be completed by the end of tomorrow (Friday).

Thank you for your patience and support whilst we have worked to safely resolve the situation.    

 

If you need us urgently, please call us.

Coleford Library

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

This library is open as follows:

Monday         10:00-13:00   Open

                      14:00-17:00   Closed

Tuesday        10:00-13:00   Open

                      14:00-17:00   Open

Wednesday   10:00-13:00   Closed

                      14:00-17:00   Open

Thursday       10:00-13:00   Open

                      14:00-17:00   Open

Friday            10:00-13:00   Closed

                      14:00-17:00   Collection Services

Open

Customers may enter the building, browse, borrow and return books/reservations.  Public computers may be booked for use during these times.

Collection Services

Customers can arrange an appointment to collect available reservations from a chosen library.  This may be items that have been reserved on the library catalogue or using Off the Shelf/Ring and Read services.  Items may be collected from the door of the library with no access to the inside of the building.

Closed

The building is closed to the public.  Staff may be on site to carry out administration, preparation and cleaning tasks.  Loan items can be returned using the drop box/letter box.

Social distancing measures will be in place at our libraries, including:

  • queue management
  • screens on enquiry desks
  • hand sanitiser stations
  • and quarantine areas for returned books.

Please remember to:

  • Keep your visit as brief as possible
  • Wear a face covering (unless exempt)
  • Bring your library card
  • Stay at home if you are self-isolating or have COVID-19 symptoms.

What we offer

  • PCs with internet access (booking required)
  • Limited scan facilities - please note we can offer scanning via a USB memory stick - please bring a memory stick with you
  • Photocopying 
  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • Free packs for Babies and Toddlers Bookstart
  • Home library service

Book a computer 

 

  • Apply for a bus pass (if you don't have a computer)
  • Hire this library - talk to a member of staff for details Hire of Premises Charges 
  • IT suite for hire (contact library for more information)
  • All groups

 

Innovation Lab 

The library has a range of equipment including micro computing kits, 3D printers, scanners and software, Virtual Reality sets and a digital sewing machine.  Please click here for more information.

Library access

  • Level access; automatic doors.
  • Parking for people with access needs.
  • Post box for out of hours book returns.

Help us improve Gloucestershire County Council

Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.