Wakefield Library

Important Information

Entrance to Wakefield Library​

We have had to close the main entrance to Wakefield Library. You can still enter through the children's library entrance and through Wakefield Museum. We're sorry for any inconvenience.

Opening hours:Location
Monday9am - 7pm Wakefield One
Burton Street

Main Library:
01924 305 376
Local Studies Library/Museum:
01924 305 356
Tuesday9am - 5pm
Wednesday9am - 7pm
Thursday9am - 7pm
Friday9am - 5pm
Saturday9am - 4pm
What's on >>

Reso​​urces and Services

  • Wide range of books and more for all ages
  • Large local history collection with 6 microform readers
  • Children's section from toddler to teenager
  • Collections of books in foreign languages
  • 65 computers with internet access
  • Free wi-fi
  • Printing and scanning facilities
  • Designated quiet zones for study
  • Self-service and manned check-outs
  • Programme of weekly activities for all ages
  • School and group visits welcome
  • Accessible facilities, induction loop
  • Lift to all floors
  • Toilets and baby-change in Wakefield One building
  • Parking nearby around city centre

Contact us

Libraries Services

Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street

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