Nelson Library

Market Square, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 7PU

Tel: 0300 123 6703 Email:

Opening times

Until 30 June 2018

Monday 9am - 6pm
Tuesday 9am - 6pm
Wednesday 9am - 6pm
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 9am - 4pm
Sunday Closed

From 2 July 2018

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

All our libraries will be closed on bank and public holidays and some extra statutory dates.

From 1st July 2018, the community heritage collection and the public computers on the first floor will be unavailable from 12 noon until 2pm on the following days: Monday and Saturday.

Please note that the public computers are switched off 10 minutes before the library closes.

Access and parking

There is a car park available at the rear of Nelson library, and a bicycle park at the front entrance.

There is level access to the library as well as an internal lift for easy access to all levels.

Services available here

  • Public computers
  • WiFi
  • Printing and photocopying
  • Scanner
  • Local studies collection
  • Meeting space for hire
  • Toilet
  • Baby changing

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