image for Library item typeOssett Library

Library, free entry

Contact

Ms Jayne Britton

01924 305906

Address

Station Road,
Ossett,
Wakefield,
West Yorkshire,
WF5 8AB

Details

Library resources, services and function:
•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
•Sound and vision collection
•10 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
•Microfilm
•Self-service checkout
•A4 and A3 colour printing, photocopying and scanning facilities
•Meeting room available to hire

Childrens resources and services at Ossett Library:
•Books to suit all ages from toddler to teenager
•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 (to the ground floor only)
•Induction loop
•Accessible toilet
•Registered assistance dogs welcome
•There is a car park near to the library which has accessible bays

What's on?

Bookstart Storytimes:
Fun, friendly and free sessions for under 5s with stories, song and rhymes - no booking required, just turn up
•Wednesday: 10.30am - 11am
•Friday: 10.30am - 11am

Disabled access

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Smoking not allowed

Opening details

Monday 9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 9am - 5.30pm
Wednesday 9am - 7pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9am - 5.30pm
Saturday 9am - 1pm
?Sunday ?Closed

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

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

Map reference: SE 278203  Lat: 53.67842 Long: -1.58060

By Road:
Ossett Library is situated in the town centre pedestrian precinct only 2 minutes walk from the Town Hall. There is a short stay pay and display car park next to the Library behind the Tawny Owl pub on Prospect Road.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Wakefield Westgate Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Ossett Bus Station

Facilities

  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed