Normanton Library


Important Information

Welcome Back!

Re-opening information

We are operating reduced hours and activities in order to be Covid-19 Secure so that you can visit and use the library with confidence.

Key changes

  • Face Masks: You should wear a mask if you can
  • Hand sanitising: Customers must use the sanitiser provided before entering the library
  • Borrowing: The library will be open for self-serve book borrowing and return
  • Computers: Computer use is limited to 30 minutes and pre-booking is advised
  • Events: There will be no weekly events, story times or regular meetings on the premises until further notice
  • Study Space: One hour bookable study spaces available in most libraries - contact your local library to book
  • Fines: We stopped charging fines for overdue items from 1 April 2020
  • Joining: From 1 October 2020 you can join the library without proof of identification
  • Food and drink: Teas, coffees and refreshments/foods not to be consumed on the premises
  • Online resources: Our online resources, including weekly story times, continue to be available. See our full range of online resources
  • Printer: Printing, scanning and photocopying will be self-serve, customers must sign up to a Papercut account and have the correct change to use these services
Opening hours:Location
Monday10am - 4:30pm
Market Street

01924 302 525
Tuesday10am - 4:30pm​​
Thursday10am - 1pm
Friday10am - 1pm
Saturday10am - 1pm


What's on >>

​​Resources and Services

  • Access to a wide range of books and more for all ages
  • Local and family history collection
  • Children's section from toddler to teenager
  • 7 computers with internet access
  • Free WiFi
  • Printing and scanning facilities
  • Self-service check-outs
  • Tovertafel - temporarily suspended
  • Programme of weekly activities for all ages - temporarily suspended
  • School and group visits welcome - temporarily suspended
  • Accessible facilities, induction loop,
  • Accessible toilets
  • Car park adjacent to library​

Tovertafel - temporarily suspended

We are proud to offer Tovertafel, a magic table stimulating both physical and emotional activity encouraging social interaction that creates moments of happiness for people living with dementia.

Contact us

Libraries Services

Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street

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01924 302 210