Opening Hours and Service

Libraries are open for public browsing and computer access. To check your local library opening hours, and services on offer please check Library Locations and Opening Hours. Some services may continue to be a little different in the coming months but we are working hard resume services when it is appropriate to do so and this website will be updated regularly.

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 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

Wotton-under-Edge Library

Wotton-under-Edge Library is now closed

Find out when Wotton-under-Edge library is open and what you can do there

Opening times:

Monday               Closed

Tuesday              10:00-13:00       Open

                            14:00-18:00       Open

Wednesday         10:00-13:00       Open

                            14:00-17:00       Open

Thursday             Closed

Friday                  10:00-13:00       Open

                            14:00-17:00       Open

Saturday              10:00-13:00       Open

 

What safety measures are in place in libraries?

  • Social Distancing with signs, markers and staff to support this
  • Increased cleaning regimes for equipment used
  • Installation of Perspex screens at library counters
  • NHS “Track and Trace” recording is recommended
  • All sites have been risk assessed and are Covid 19 secure.

We would ask you to:

  • Keep your visit as brief as possible
  • Wear a face covering (unless exempt) for both staff and others ongoing safety
  • 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 
  • Limited scan facilities - please note we can offer scanning via a USB memory stick - please bring a memory stick with you
  • Photocopying
  • Printing (computer booking required)
  • Free packs for Babies and Toddlers Bookstart
  • Home library service
  • Age related bus pass renewals/replacement and replacement (lost/stolen) disability bus passes.
  • Use of public wifi
  • Card payment facilities

Services currently suspended:

  • Hire this library - talk to a member of staff for details Hire of Premises Charges
  • New age related/disability bus pass applications/disability bus pass renewals

 

Library Access

  • Ramped access with automatic doors
  • Car park with parking for people with access needs

Please note that Ludgate Hill is one-way and the only way to reach the library in a car is to come up the hill from the Wortley Road and turn left into the library car park before reaching the top of the hill.

  • Post box for out of hours book returns

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