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Manchester Libraries – Re-opening Update

Libraries are now able to offer more services and opening hours.

  • Central Library- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday  9.30am to 4.30pm, Thursday 9.30am to 6pm
  • Didsbury- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm, Wednesday 10am to 6pm
  • Chorlton- Monday, Tuesday,Wednesday and Saturday 10am to 4pm, Thursday 10am to 6pm
  • Forum- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm, Wednesday 10am to 6pm
  • Withington- Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10am to 4pm, Thursday 10am to 6pm
  • Brooklands- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 4pm
  • Beswick- Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • North City- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm, Wednesday 10am to 6pm
  • Abraham Moss – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • Newton Heath- Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • Avenue- Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10am to 4pm Thursday 10am to 6pm
  • Longsight- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm Wednesday 10am to 6pm
  • Gorton- Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • Hulme- Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • Arcadia- Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10am to 4pm
  • Fallowfield- Monday and Wednesday 10am to 3pm
  • Burnage- Monday and Wednesday 10am to 3pm
  • Barlow Moor- Monday to Friday 9am to 4pm
  • Miles Platting- Wednesday 10am to 1pm Friday 2pm to 5pm
  • New Moston- Wednesday 2pm to 5pm Friday 10am to 1pm

Northenden Library will remain closed.

Our digital resources

Please consider using any of the fantastic digital resources, including ebook and eaudiobook service – Borrowbox, and emagazine service – RB Digital. To use these services Join the library and use the number you are given, after downloading the Borrowbox app or RBDigital App.

Opening hours

Other ways to find out more about libraries

Books To Go

The Books To Go service for housebound people will continue to operate to existing customers

The freephone to contact Citizens Advice Manchester will also continue to be available to use at Chorlton Library, Didsbury Library, Gorton Library, Longsight Library, Newton Heath Library Wythenshawe Forum Library, as will the Citizens Advice video contact at Longsight Library.

Safety charter

Children aged 12 and under must be accompanied by a parent, carer or older sibling.