image for Library item typeHemsworth Library

Library, free entry

Contact

Reception

01977 722 270

Address

Market Street,
Hemsworth,
Pontefract,
West Yorkshire,
WF9 4JY

Details

Library resources, services and facilities include:

•Large collection of fiction and non-fiction books, including large print and talking books
•Variety of ‘quick choice’ and easy access popular material
•Reference and information material
•Newspapers and periodicals
•Community notices
•Local history collection
•DVD collection
•12 public access computers with FREE internet access and Microsoft Office suite
•FREE access at the library to www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk
•Self-service checkout
•A4 and A3 colour printing, photocopying and scanning facilities
•Meeting room available to hire

Children's resources and services:
•Books to suit all ages from toddler to teenager
•6 children’s computers with appropriately filtered internet access
•Activities during school holidays - check the library blog ‘what’s on’ page for further information
•Regular school visits for library instruction and Storytime

Accessibility:
•Step-free access
•Induction loop
•Accessible toilet
•Registered assistance dogs welcome
•There is a car park next to the library which has accessible bays

Disabled accessEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsAccepts groups

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowedFacilities for hearing impaired

Opening details

Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 7pm
?Wednesday - Closed?
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 1pm
Sunday - Closed

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

See location of Hemsworth Library on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: SE 428130  Lat: 53.61180 Long: -1.35454

By Road:
Hemsworth Library is situated in the centre of town, set back from the main road, adjacent to the Kings Head public house. There is a free car park with disabled parking at the rear of the library.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Fitzwilliam Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Hemsworth Bus Station

Facilities

  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed
  • Facilities for hearing impairedFacilities for hearing impaired