Redditch Library

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Urgent notices

Redditch Library will reopen Wednesday 14th March 2018 at 9 am

Notice of Temporary Work

Please note that from Tuesday 9th January 2018 improvement work will be taking place in Redditch Library and is expected to continue until mid March 2018.

The library will remain open whilst the work is carried out, there will be some disruption to services throughout this period including temporary unavailability of parts of the library and temporary alterations to library layouts. Further details of disruption will be displayed in the Library and posted on Facebook And Twitter.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused by the work, and for the temporary disruption to library and learning services.

Notice of Closure

Redditch Library will close on Monday 26th February 2018, whilst refurbishment work is undertaken to prepare for the relocation of Job Centre Plus.  The library will reopen again on Wednesday 14th March 2018 at 9.00 am.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

  • During the closure your nearest libraries are at Bromsgrove, Woodrow and Alvechurch
  • You can renew your loans online here:  or by visiting any other Worcestershire Library
  • Renew over the phone at the Worcestershire Hub: 01905 822722
  • Or use our 24 hour automated renewal system on the same number
  • If you are unable to renew your books please speak to a member of staff when the library reopens
Address 15 Market Place
B98 8AR
Telephone 01905 822722
Library Manager Michele Campbell
Opening Times

Normal Opening Times

  • Monday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Tuesday: 9.00am – 7.00pm
  • Wednesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Thursday: 9.00am – 7.00pm
  • Friday: 9.00am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday: 9.00am – 5.00pm

2018 Bank Holiday Opening Times

Libraries will be closed on

  • Good Friday, Friday 30th March
  • Easter Sunday*, Sunday 1st April
  • Easter Monday, Monday 2nd April
  • May Day*, Monday 7th May
  • Spring, Monday 28th May
  • Summer, Monday 27th August
  • *The Hive will be closed on Easter Sunday and open until 7pm on Monday 7th May

    All libraries will be open as normal on other days

You can renew your loans online or by visiting any other Worcestershire Library.
You can renew over the phone by calling the Worcestershire Hub on 01905 822722
Or you can use our 24 hour automated renewal system on the same number.

Notices and Promotions

Children's Spoken Word Promotion

Keep your children entertained by borrowing any Children's Spoken Word Cassettes or CDS for free.

Reader Groups

Meets: Third Friday in the month
Time: 2.00 pm

Children and Young People's Readers' Group

Redditch Chatterbooks - are you 9 - 13 years old? Come and join us.

Meets: Once a month on a Thursday (term time only)
Time: 4.00 - 5.00 pm

Rooms for hire
  • Library Service at Home
  • Wi-Fi
  • Exhibition facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Internet public access terminals
  • Access for wheelchairs
  • Self Issue Terminal
  • Scanner
  • Black & White and Colour Photocopying (A4)
  • Black & White and Colour Photocopying (A3)
  • Public toilets
  • Disabled toilets
  • Baby changing facilities
  • USB Memory Sticks available to buy
  • Reading Glasses available to buy
  • Earphones available to buy