Libraries and archives

Lancashire archives policies

Policies relating to Lancashire Archives.

Reopening libraries

The cabinet has made the decision to reopen libraries which closed in 2016, wherever possible.

Libraries strategy

A strategy for Lancashire's libraries 2017-21 (PDF 620 KB).

Library byelaws

Public Library Byelaws made under Section 19 of the Public Libraries and Museums Act 1964.

Library opening hours consultation

We have consulted on the pattern of opening hours we plan to allocate across the week to our local libraries. The revised proposal, in response to the feedback received, has been agreed by the county council's cabinet.