Libraries - Central Library
In order to deliver essential staff training, the library will open at 1.00pm on the second Thursday of every month between March and December (inclusive).
Extended Access will be available from 8.00am to 1.00pm on these days but no staff are on site during these hours. The library is only available to library members who have registered and attended an induction to use Extended Access.
- Swindon Borough Council
- Regent Circus, Swindon, SN1 1QG
- 01793 463238
Library opening times
These opening hours are available to all. Staff will be available on site to assist customers.
Day Opening times Monday 10.00am - 5.30pm Tuesday 10.00am - 5.30pm Wednesday 10.00am - 5.30pm Thursday 10.00am - 5.30pm Friday 10.00am - 5.30pm Saturday 10.00am - 4.00pm Sunday 11.00am - 3.00pm
Extended Access opening times – no staff on site
Available only to library members who have registered and attended an induction to use Extended Access.
Day Opening times Opening times Monday 8.00am - 10.00am 5.45pm - 8.00pm Tuesday 8.00am - 10.00am CLOSED Wednesday 8.00am - 10.00am 5.45pm - 8.00pm Thursday 8.00am - 10.00am 5.45pm - 8.00pm Friday 8.00am - 10.00am 5.45pm - 8.00pm Saturday 8.00am - 10.00am 4.15pm - 8.00pm Sunday 8.00am - 11.00am 3.15pm - 8.00pm
Extended Access uses technology to allow you to access the libraries outside of staffed hours.
You must be registered and have attended an induction to use Extended Access.
If you would like to find out more about Extended Access or register to use it, please speak to a member of staff at one of the following libraries:
- Central library
- Highworth Library
- North Swindon Library
- Park Library
- West Swindon Library
All Swindon Borough Council libraries are closed on bank holidays.
Our Extended Access service is available from 10.00am to 6.00pm on Bank Holidays for borrowers who have been authorised to use the service. Any changes to these times will be published in advance.
- Services and facilities
Public access PCs with internet access. Computers will turn off 15 minutes before closing time stated above.
Swindon Free Wi-Fi available
DVDs for hire
Photocopying, printing and scanning
Portable hearing loops
- Further information