Blackburn Central Library

Town Hall St, Blackburn BB2 1AG

Opening hours

  • Monday 10.00-19.00
  • Tuesday to Friday 10.00-17.00
  • Saturday 10.00-16.00



Blackburn Library offers a range of services with full access for those with additional needs:

  • books for leisure and study
  • newspapers
  • computers offering free internet, email and e-information resources
  • free Wi Fi
  • information services - transport, health information, community news
  • local history, family history
  • talking books
  • printing, scanning, fax and photocopying facilities
  • staff and volunteers available to help
  • welcoming spaces to meet, relax, chat, read or study
  • community living room
  • homework help
  • free learning courses
  • holiday activities
  • story and rhyme times
  • author visits
  • reading groups
  • meeting rooms for hire
  • accessible toilet facilities and baby change
  • volunteering opportunities

Contact  or 01254 661221

Join the library

Library membership is free and anyone can join, no matter what their age. 

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