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The new Library of Birmingham is open in Centenary Square on Broad Street.

The opening hours are

Monday to Friday 8am - 8pm
Saturday 9am - 5pm
Sunday 11am - 4pm

Please visit the Library of Birmingham website for details about the new building and services. We have transferred most of the information about library services including Community Libraries to the new Library of Birmingham website. Visit the new website for all up to date information on events and activities.

Library of Birmingham

New Website for the Library of Birmingham

Our fantastic new website is now live at

Online Library Catalogue

The online catalogue is available from this webpage - Birmingham Library Catalogue

Did you know you can also borrow eBooks from home for your ereader, and eAudiobooks to listen to on your music player?

Netloan login box

Computer Booking

Netloan Computer Booking System

This is now operating in most Birmingham libraries.There's no more queuing for computers, but please remember to bring your library card number and PIN to book a session.

Contact Details and Opening Hours | Holiday Opening Times

Digital Library | Archives & Heritage online catalogue

Please e-mail your comments on any aspect of the library service to