From Monday 4 October, Eccles Library, Broughton Library, Pendleton Library, Swinton Library, Walkden Library, Height Library, Boothstown Library, Cadishead Library, Winton Library, Little Hulton Library and Irlam Library will be increasing their opening hours. The emphasis will continue to be on the safety of both customers and staff, so some measures are still in place. We are asking customers to wear a mask or face covering, to respect social distancing and to use hand sanitiser.

Please do not visit if you or anyone in your household has COVID symptoms or a positive test result.

Appointments are not needed, except for family browsing sessions at Broughton Library on Fridays, but for any enquiries please call:

The opening hours for Boothstown Library are:

  • Monday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Thursday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Friday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Saturday – 9.00am to 1.00pm

The opening hours for Broughton Library are:

  • Monday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Thursday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Friday – 9.00am to 5.30pm

The opening hours for Cadishead Library are:

  • Monday – 9.00am to 12.30pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday – 9.00am to 12.30pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Thursday – 1.30 – 5.30pm

The opening hours for Eccles Library, Pendleton Library, Swinton Library and Walkden Library are:

  • Monday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Tuesday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Thursday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Friday – 9.00am to 5.30pm
  • Saturday – 9.00am to 1.00pm

The opening hours for Height Library are:

  • Tuesday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Thursday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Friday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Saturday – 9.00am to 1.00pm

The opening hours for Irlam Library are:

  • Monday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.00pm
  • Tuesday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.00pm
  • Wednesday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.00pm
  • Thursday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.00pm
  • Saturday – 9.00am to 1.00pm

The opening hours for Little Hulton Library are:

  • Monday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.00pm
  • Thursday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Friday – 9.00am to 12.30 pm / 1.30 to 5.30pm
  • Saturday – 9.00am to 1.00pm

The opening hours for Winton Library are:

  • Monday – 9:00am to 12:30pm / 1:30 – 5:00pm
  • Tuesday – 9:00am to 12:30pm / 1:30 – 5:00pm
  • Wednesday – Closed
  • Thursday – 9:00am to 12:30pm / 1:30 – 5:00pm
  • Friday – 9:00am to 12:30pm / 1:30 – 5:00pm
  • Saturday – 9:00am – 1:00pm

Find out more about services at these libraries →

More hours will be available and more libraries will be re-opening soon. Please check these pages for details.

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