Baldacci v Patterson - Plans are well under way to make international bestselling and award-winning US novelist David Baldacci a top 10 most borrowed author from UK public libraries. Publishers, library staff and reading and literacy campaigners are working to get him challenging some of the biggest-name authors at the top of the ratings. Find out more about David Baldacci.....
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Your Teenage Reading Group needs you!
Love books? Aged 13-18? Come along to Quinton Teenage Reading Group. Meetings held once a month on Tuesday evenings, 5.30pm-6.30pm. Free refreshments! Email: email@example.com for more details.
Psychosis Awareness Campaign‘Don’t turn your back on the symptoms of psychosis…’ a new 18 month campaign is being run by Birmingham & Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust (Youthspace) to improve awareness of the symptoms and offer help to sufferers. Find out more at Psychosis Awareness Campaign.
New Online Library Catalogue
This is now available. To search the catalogue click Online Library Catalogue
To renew and reserve online click Login to the Online Catalogue
Keep Birmingham Working
This is a broad partnership initiative, delivered through libraries, to help people in Birmingham find work, start a business, learn new skills or become self employed. Your local library is a community hub that can help you back into the world of paid employment, or be your own boss and upgrade your skills through its range of services. Find out more about our Library Work Clubs and Enterprise Clubs.
0121 464 7400
0121 464 0772
Buses - 10, 10H and 24 buses which come from the city centre via Harborne.
Parking - There is a car park serving both Quinton Library and the Quinborne Community Centre. If full, parking is possible on both Ridgacre Road and Overdale Road.
Library Manager Hilary James
Assistant Library Managers Elaine Stevenson / Wendy Stroud
Display space for local groups.
Public Internet access
Disabled facilities - electronic magnifier and touch screen computer
Find out useful information about your area (for example childcare, nursing homes, schools performance)
QUIRES - Quinton Reading Group
Carry on Reading Group for visually impaired adults once a month on Tuesdays 10.30 - 11.30am. Please phone 0121 464 7400/0148 for more information.
Children and Teenagers
Story and activity sessions for children aged 0 to 3 (term time only).
Wednesdays monthly, 10am - 11.30am. Please contact the library for details.
Homework Support Sessions
Staff will assist at any time with homework enquiries.
A-Z of websites for homework- Help with homework online
Teenage Reading Group
Tuesday evenings, 5.30pm-6.30pm, usually once a month.
Find out more about how children can enjoy the library at www.birmingham.gov.uk/younglibraries
Childcare To find out about childcare facilities in your area, please contact the Family Information Service on 0121 303 3521.
Quinton Library is now one of the local services managed by the Edgbaston Constituency.
Local Planning Applications OnlineThe library still holds the Local Planning applications for the district. These can be viewed and photcopied. Please ask at the counter for further information.
Information for Learning and Work. All our libraries offer up to date, free and impartial information on local and national learning and work opportunities