Missed bin collections

We are aware of an increase in the number of missed collections across the city. We want to reassure you that we are working hard to collect all outstanding collections as quickly as possible. Read more on reporting missed collections

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.

Bank holiday closures

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

  • 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

Frankley library will be closed Monday 12, Wednesday 14 and Friday 16 August 2019 due to the school site being closed.

Bank Holiday closures

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

  • Summer bank holiday - Monday 26 August 2019

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

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