Libraries opening times

If you need library information or to renew your books outside of opening hours you can ring the 24 hour telephone line on 0300 123 7739 or use the Cheshire Libraries Catalogue. Renewing or reserving items online requires your library card number and Personal Identification Number (PIN). Telephone renewals do not require a PIN.

Please note: The Customer Services enquiry desk for blue badges, concessionary travel, benefits and other council enquiries, closes fifteen minutes before the library's actual closing time.

The public computers also close fifteen minutes before closing time.

Christmas and New Year opening hours

Please note that all our libraries will be closed for Christmas Eve on Monday 24 December; Christmas Day on Tuesday 25 December; Boxing Day on Wednesday 26 December; and New Year's Day on Tuesday 1 January 2019. Libraries that are open on Mondays will close at 5.00pm on New Year's Eve, Monday 31 December. Libraries will be open as normal at all other times.

Libraries opening hours
LibraryMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Alderley Edge Closed 09:30 - 13:30

09:30 - 13:30

14:30 - 19:00 13:00 - 17:00 09:30 - 13:00
Alsager 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09.00 - 13.00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:30 - 13:00
Bollington Closed 09:30 - 19:00 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 13:00
Congleton 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 9.00 - 13.00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 13:00
Crewe 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 13:00
Disley Closed 9.00 - 13:00 9:00 - 13.00 14.00-18.00 14:00 - 18:00 9:00 - 13:00
Handforth 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 19:00 Closed 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 13:00
Holmes Chapel 9.30 -  17:00 09:30 -  17:00 Closed 09:30 - 19:00 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 13:00
Knutsford 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 13:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:30 - 13:00
Macclesfield 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 13:00
Middlewich 9.30 - 17:00 09:30 - 17:00 Closed 09:30 - 19:00 09:30 - 17:00 09:30 - 13:00
Nantwich 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 13:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 13:00
Poynton 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 9.00 - 13.00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:30 - 13:00
Prestbury Closed 10:15 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Closed Closed 10:15 - 13:00
14:00 - 17:00
Closed
Sandbach 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 19:00 09.00 - 13.00 09:00 - 17:00 09:30 - 13:00
Wilmslow 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 13:00 09:00 - 19:00 09:00 - 17:00 09:00 - 13:00