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Headingley Library - Refurbishment

From Monday 27 November 2017 – Sunday 03 December – Headingley Library will be closed to the public. On Monday 04 December 2017 Headingley Library will open at a temporary premises: 12 Otley Road, Leeds LS6 2AD with normal opening hours. The refurbishment work will take approximately four months. See below for more information and other local libraries.

Headingley library


North Lane
LS6 3HG​​​​​​​​​​

Tel: 0113 378 1868

Email: libraryenquiries@leeds.gov.uk

Local transport information:

The library is on the local bus routes. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676

Parking: NCP Parking nearby


There is on street parking only, and access is dependent on where the vehicle is parked.  The surface is mainly concrete and paving slabs with curbs; most areas are reasonably maintained and level.  There is the possibility of crossing a busy road using a pelican crossing.  The nearest public transport is directly outside the library doors.  Entrance to the library is via manual doors and a slightly inclining ramp.  The library is all on one level and there are low level areas.  There is one accessible toilet for public use. Assistive technology is available at this site. Please contact the Library for more information. Boardmaker is available. 

  • Monday
    9am to 6pm 
  • Tuesday
    9am to 7pm 
  • Wednesday
    9am to 6pm 
  • Thursday
    9am to 7pm 
  • Friday
    9am to 5pm 
  • Saturday
    10am to 4pm 
  • Sunday
    11am to 3pm 
  • Printing, Photocopying and Scanning

  • Study space

  • Toilets

  • Free computer access (with MS Office and internet)

  • Free WiFi

  • Fax service

  • Readers' group

  • Storytime

  • Rhyme Time

  • Free basic IT skills sessions

  • Activities for children

  • Councillor surgery

  • Summer Reading Challenge

  • Boardmaker

  • Book tokens for sale

  • Leeds Card registration

  • Local and family history

  • Local bus timetables

  • Newspapers

  • Story tapes for children

  • Talking books

  • Free access to eBooks and e-magazines

During the refurbishment

During the week of Monday 27 November 2017 – Sunday 03 December 2017, you will not be able to access any Library services at Headingley Library. However, you can still access full library services at all other sites, the closest of which are
When Headingley Library opens at its temporary premises on Monday 4 December 2017, a reduced service will be offered. You will still be able to borrow and return library material and make and collect reservations. Photocopying and public access ICT facilities will not be available in the temporary premises but you can access full photocopying and public access ICT at all the sites listed above, in addition to other Libraries and Community Hubs.
We apologise for any inconvenience this will cause you during these necessary works


You can renew a library book online or by calling the 24/7 automated telephone renewals line on 0845 1207271.
Please have your library card or the barcode number of each item to hand

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What's on in libraries


Services in all our libraries

  • Assistive Technology
  • Adult books for loan, fiction and non-fiction
  • Children's books for loan, fiction and non-fiction
  • Children's holiday activities, check locally
  • Community information
  • Computers
  • Council Papers (online)
  • Events, check locally
  • Fax
  • Free internet access
  • Learning Sessions e.g. learn how to use a computer
  • Microsoft Office Facilities
  • Planning Applications (online)
  • Printing
  • Request Service