Northamptonshire Central Library

Type of service:
Groups, Clubs And Activities
Address:
Abington Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 2BA
Telephone number:
0300 126 1000
Service description:
Northamptonshire’s flagship library at the heart of the town has the 'Discover' local history collection, a wonderful children’s library, registration services, and a host of business support (which is accessible to all).

Facilities
   •  Free parking available for up to 2 hours on Abington Street (where the library entrance is located). Alternatively, the nearest public car park is behind the library in the Ridings. This offers short stay (maximum 3 hours), charged-for parking.
   •  Toilet for under 5s and parents, baby changing facilities available.
   •  This library is wheelchair accessible.

What's On at the Cental Library?
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Children’s Centre Designation
This library is a designated children’s centre. It can host services such as parenting courses, family learning groups, early learning activities, and one-to-one family support. If you think you may benefit from these 'extra help' services, please speak to your health visitor, midwife, family support worker, or social worker. You can also register for children's centre services here.

Download the App
Access library services from your smart phone or tablet, manage your accounts, search for, renew, and reserve books. Click for Apple iOS or Google Play / Android.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Languages:
Bengali, Chinese, Gujarati, Hindi, Latvian, Lithuanian, Pashto/Pakhto, Polish, Punjabi, Russian, Somali, Urdu, Vietnamese
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
Friday 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Open to everyone
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
20/09/2018
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