Library closures

View the latest Library closures and any changes to opening hours. 

Christmas and New Year Opening Hours

Saturday 24th December – The Core, Chelmsley Wood and Shirley libraries will close at 3pm. Dickens Heath library will close at 1pm. All other libraries are open normal hours

Monday 26th to Wednesday 28th December – All libraries closed

Thursday 29th December – Libraries reopen on normal hours

Saturday 31st December - The Core, Chelmsley Wood and Shirley libraries will close at 3pm. Dickens Heath library will close at 1pm. All other libraries open normal hours

Monday 2nd to Tuesday 3rd January - All libraries closed

Wednesday 4th January - Libraries reopen on normal hours.

If your nearest Library is closed

If your nearest Library is closed you can renew your items by:

  • logging into your Library account with your library card and PIN
  • calling us on 0121 704 6965; or
  • visiting one of our other Libraries

Kingshurst Library

Kingshurst Library will be closed:

  • All day on Monday 5 December 2022, and will reopen at 10am on Tuesday 6 December 2022.