Library Closures

Library of Birmingham

Please be aware that the Terraces on Level 3 and 7, the Skyline and Shakespeare Memorial Room on level 9 could be closed without notice. These may be due to inclement weather, essential maintenance or a private event.

Shakespeare Memorial Room - Friday 24 May

Please note that the 9th Floor, incorporating the Shakespeare Memorial Room and SkyLine Viewpoint, will be closed to the public due to a private event. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Shakespeare Memorial Room - Saturday 1 June

Please note that the 9th Floor, incorporating the Shakespeare Memorial Room and SkyLine Viewpoint, will be closed to the public until 1:30pm due to a private event. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Bank holiday closures

Please be aware that the Library of Birmingham will be closed on the following bank holidays:

  • Spring bank holiday - Monday 27 May 2019
  • Summer bank holiday - Monday 26 August 2019

Wolfson Centre (for archival research) closure weeks

  • Closed from Monday 2 September, reopening on Tuesday 9 September 2019
  • Closed from Monday 23 December 2019, reopening TBC

Community libraries

Bank Holiday closures

Please be aware that libraries will be closed on the following bank holidays:

  • Spring bank holiday - Monday 27 May 2019
  • Summer bank holiday - Monday 26 August 2019

Kings Norton library is closed on the Tuesday following a bank holiday.

Druids Heath library - health and safety closure

The library is currently closed due to water damage sustained as a result of a boiler leak. It will be re-opening on Thursday 30 May. Normal opening times will resume.

Kings Heath library - health and safety closure

Kings Heath library will be closed until further notice as from Tuesday 21 May 2019 due to an emergency building issue. Further updates wil be posted when more information is available. We apologise for the inconvenience.

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