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Library Service Message - February 2021

Gloucestershire Library services are operating under national restriction guidelines.  To see which services you can access from home please click here.  Libraries remain open to provide essential PC access to residents who cannot get online at home and we continue to offer request and collection services.    We look forward to extending our services when restrictions allow.

Bishops Cleeve Library

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

Opening times:

Monday           10:00-13:00    PC Access

                        14:00-16:00   Collection services

Tuesday           Closed

Wednesday     10:00-13:00   Collection services

                        14:00-16:00   Collection services

Thursday        10:00-13:00   Collection services

                        14:00-16:00    PC Access

Friday              Closed 

Saturday          10:00-13:00   Collection services


Collection Services

Customers can arrange an appointment to collect available reservations from a chosen library during "Collection Services" sessions.  Items may be collected from the door of the library with no access to the inside of the building.  See Request and Collection Services for details.

Computers and Printing

Details about using library computers and printing can be found here Computers and Printing


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 if available.

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

  • Search for books and more... Library catalogue
  • Manage your library account, renew & reserve books Manage account
  • PCs with internet access Book a computer 
  • Dedicated scan pc - please book online in advance of your visit or contact the library to book your session
  • Free public Wi-Fi
  • Printing (computer booking required)
  • Free packs for Babies and Toddlers Bookstart
  • Growth Hubs business information Library Growth Hub network


The following services are currently suspended:

  • Apply for a bus pass (if you don't have a computer)
  • Baby Bounce and Rhyme
  • Story Times
  • All groups
  • Open Plus

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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