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Dewsbury Library and Information Centre

Dewsbury Library
Dewsbury Retail Park
Railway Street
WF12 8EQ

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Opening times

Library closed for repairs March 3rd to March17th 2014.

Monday: 9.30am to 7.30pm
Tuesday: 9.30am to 7.30pm
Wednesday: 9.30am to 5pm
Thursday: 9.30am to 8pm
Friday: 9.30am to 5pm
Saturday: 9am to 4pm


  • Baby changing area
  • Car park (paying)
    Behind Library or at Sports Centre
  • Courtesy phone
    For internal use to Council departments
  • Public toilets
  • Wheelchair
    For disabled visitors

Venue access

All key services are accessible.
Wheelchair access
Either, there are specially marked parking spaces for disabled people, or disabled people can park within 50 metres of an accessible entrance.
Disabled parking
There is a toilet which can be accessed by people with disabilities including wheelchair users. This means that it complies with the standards set out in Part M of the Building Regulations,'Access to and use of buildings.
Fully accessible toilet


Dewsbury Library
Dewsbury Retail Park
Railway Street
WF12 8EQ
Tel: 01924 325080
Fax: 01924 325086

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More information

** Please note that Dewsbury Library will be closed from March 3rd to March 17th 2014 for building improvements and the installation of self-serve machines.
Books can be renewed by telephone or online, on 01924 325080 or via
Thank you for your patience during these improvements.**

Reference, information and study:
Photocopying (colour) and fax service. Public internet access workstations.

Special Loan Collections:
Teenage collection
Graphic novels
All Aboard special needs collection
Basic skills collection

Items for sale:
Local history publications
Workbooks (occasionally artwork)
Postage stamps

Audio visual loan service:
Compact discs
Open learning packages
Talking books

Regular activities:

Reading Groups once a month on the last Thursday at 7pm, and the last Friday at 10.30am. Please ring for details.

Children's Storytime for under 5's every Wednesday morning 10.30am to 11.15am, which includes a simple craft activity.

Other Services:
Rooms for hire


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.

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