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Birstall Library and Information Centre
Monday: 9.30am to 7pm
Tuesday: 9.30am to 5pm
Wednesday: 9.30am to 7pm
Thursday: 9.30am to 5pm
Friday: 9.30am to 5pm
Saturday: 9am to 1pm
- Baby changing
- Street parking and nearby public car park
Fully accessible toilet
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As well as having the traditional library service, including free use of public access computers and internet, the information point operates a bill payment service including cash (through a kiosk facility) and the provision of advice and guidance on a variety of other Council services.
A free phone allows customers direct access to other Council departments.
An issuing service is available for Kirklees Passports (applicants need to provide their own photographs).
The library section offers:
Reference, Information and study:
Book lending for adults and children; public internet access workstations; quick reference collection; community information; homework collection; photocopying and fax service; local and national newspapers.
Special loan collections:
Young adults collection; books for babies.
Audio visual loan service:
Talking books; large print.
Childrens Rhyme time for under 5s. Every Friday in term time
Childrens Story time for under 5s. Alternate Wednesdays (please ring for details)
Specialist advice surgeries:
Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing - Monday, Thursday and Friday 9.30am to 12.30pm
Benefits advice - every Tuesday 10am to 4pm
(appointments only, please ring library to arrange)
Gateway to care information and blue badge applications
Daily during library opening hours.
Alternate Thursdays 12.30pm to 1pm
MP Surgery - contact the library for more details
Please note, in some cases, the instructions for finding venues may only be exact to the the nearest street. Also, whilst we try to ensure these instructions
are accurate we cannot accept responsibility for any postcode errors, or to subsequent changes in the venue details.