Ward End Library
Our DVD loan collection includes feature films, Special interest, Bollywood films and a good collection of children's DVDs. Membership details are similar to Central Lending Library.
Ward End Library Reading Group
A reading group for users of Ward End Library to discuss, review and promote books they have read and loved . . . or hated.
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 0366
Buses - 92, 93 and 94 from city centre stop on Washwood Heath Road, by the park.
Parking - Free parking at front of library.
Access and special facilities and resources
A SmartView video magnifying reading aid for the visually impaired has been installed at the library and is available for public use. To use this facility, please make arrangements with the library staff.
Library Manager - Saleem Ayub
Books in Urdu, Bengali and Somali
Public Internet access
Display space for local groups.
Find out useful information about your area (for example childcare, nursing homes, schools performance)
Children and Teenagers
Rainbow Club (Term time only) for 2-5 year olds.
Homework Support Sessions
We are no longer holding special homework sessions, but staff can give you extra help to get all the information you need, as well as support with the best ways to tackle your projects.
Find out more about how children can enjoy the library at www.birmingham.gov.uk/younglibraries
To find out about childcare facilities in your area, please contact the Family Information Service on 0121 303 3521.
Eye to Eye Group - Meets at Ward End Library every Monday and Tuesday afternoon.
Coffee Morning every Thursday 10am -11.30am in our Community Room
A History of Ward End Library
Ward End Library is now one of the local services managed by the Hodge Hill Constituency.
Information for Learning and Work. All our libraries offer up to date, free and impartial information on local and national learning and work opportunities.
Ward End Library - Equalities and Community Cohesion winner