image for Library item typeAiredale Library

Library, free entry

Contact

Ms Jayne Britton

01924 305906

Address

The Airedale Centre,
The Square,
Airedale,
Castleford,
WF10 3JJ

Details

Airedale Library has a range of service available to local residents and visitors including:

•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

Other facilities include:
•20 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
•Rooms available to hire
•On site community café
•Adult Education Courses are available at the library

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

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

What's On?

Bookstart 'little darlings'
Fun, friendly and free sessions for under 5s with stories, song and rhymes - no booking required (fortnightly)
•Monday: 10:00am - 11:00am

Disabled accessEducation/study areaOn-site light refreshments

Children welcomeDisabled accessSmoking not allowed

Opening Details

Open all the time

Monday 9am - 7:30pm
?Tuesday 9am - 5pm
?Wednesday ?9am - 7:30pm
?Thursday 9am - 6pm
?Friday 9am - 5pm
?Saturday ?9am - 3:30pm
?Sunday 10:30am - 1pm

Prices

Free entry

Location

Directions

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

Map reference: SE 453254  Lat: 53.72303 Long: -1.31495

By Road:
Airedale Library is situated in the Airedale Centre, on the roundabout at The Square opposite the shopping precinct and Tesco store.

By Public Transport:
Nearest train station: Castleford Railway Station
Nearest bus station: Caslteford Bus Station

Facilities

  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Education/study areaEducation/study area
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed