Featherstone Library


Important Information

Welcome Back!

Re-opening information

The library is re-opening on 20 July 2020 with reduced hours initially – see schedule below. There will be changes to its operation to protect the health of everyone.

Key changes

  • 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 must be pre-booked online or by telephone.
  • Events: There will be no weekly events, story times or regular meetings on the premises until further notice.
  • Fines: We stopped charging fines for overdue items from 1 April 2020
  • 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
Monday1pm - 4:30pm Victoria Street
off Station Lane

01977 722 745
Wednesday9:30am - 1pm
Thursday9:30am - 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
  • 2 computers with internet access
  • Free WiFi
  • Printing and scanning facilities
  • ​Self-service check-outs
  • Programme of weekly activities for all ages - temporarily suspended
  • School and group visits welcome - temporarily suspended
  • Accessible facilities, induction loop
  • Car park adjacent at Victoria Street

Contact us

Libraries Services

Wakefield One
PO Box 700
Burton Street

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01924 302 210