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.


Wolfson Centre (for archival research) closure weeks

  • Closed from Monday 23 December 2019, reopening 31 December 2019
  • Closed from Monday 27 April 2020, reopening 5 May 2020
  • Closed from Monday 7 September 2020, reopening 15 September 2020
  • Closed from Monday 28 December 2020, reopening 5 January 2021

Community libraries

Birchfield Library will be closed from Monday 30 September until Monday 14 October 2019 due to essential maintenance.  We apologies for any inconvenience.  (Due to re-open 15 October 2019)

Northfield Library will be closed from Monday 16 September until Monday 23 September 2019 due to essential maintenance.

Quiton Library revised opening hours Tuesday 17 September, and will close at 3.30pm

Small Heath Library will close at 4.40pm on a Saturday when there is a football fixture at Birmingham City Football Club.

Bank holiday closures

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

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