Disruption to library services

We are currently experiencing high numbers of staff shortages. As a result some of our libraries are working on reduced hours and services or temporary closures.
For up to date information we advise checking your local library’s opening times before making a trip Library Locations & Opening Hours

Painswick Community Library

Painswick Community Library is now closed

Website: painswickcommunitylibrary.org.uk

Painswick Library on Twitter @painswicklib

Opening times:

Please note, one PC will be available.  Booking in advance is recommended to avoid disappointment.  Please contact the library for more information.


Monday 2.30pm-4.30pm  
Tuesday CLOSED  
Wednesday 10.30am - 12.30pm & 2.30pm-4.30pm  
Thursday CLOSED  
Friday 10:30am-12.30pm & 2.30pm-4.30pm  
Saturday 10.30am-12.30pm  


Gloucestershire Libraries site for renewals, reservations and to book a computer.
Or phone the Gloucestershire Libraries Helpline on 01452 426973.

Please note: At times of severe weather (snow, storm, flood) the library may be unable to open. At these times please phone the library before making a special journey.

Activities available at this library:

  • Free Wi-fi
  • Printing
  • Photocopying
  • Laminating
  • Newspapers and magazines to read
  • Local leaflets and maps for sale

Groups and activities:


Painswick Library Book Club: 2.00pm - 3.00pm (third Monday of the month).

Email: painswick.library.bookclub@gmail.com for book club enquiries.




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