Opening hours and further information
Saltney Library ceased operating as part of the Flintshire County Council network of libraries on Friday 17th June 2016.
Customers will be able to continue to use their membership at other council run libraries, on the mobile library, and to access online resources such as e-books, e-zines and the online catalogue.
The Saltney Community Partnership will operate a community run library at the Community Centre in Sandy Lane. This will open in late July. Opening hours have yet to be confirmed.
The Mobile Library Service will be visiting Saltney on a 3 weekly rota starting from Tuesday 28th June 2016:
9.40am - 1.40am Park Avenue
10.50am - 11.30am Sandy Lane
Deeside Library, Flintshire's first self-service library, opened at Deeside Leisure Centre on Monday 29 February 2016.
To ensure a sustainable future for the Library and Information Service, retaining as many libraries as possible, closer working partnerships with local communities are being developed including a role for community volunteers. Volunteering Opportunities (Pdf 144KB new window).
Each of the Council’s libraries is listed below. A link has been created for each library which, when selected, will open a Pdf document which contains opening hours, postal address and a description of the services offered. If you want to know where a library is situated, select the postcode link shown beside the library’s name and this will open map information.
In addition to fact and fiction books for all ages and access to a range of audio books and DVDs your local Flintshire library provides :
- Free Computer and internet access (Pdf 16KB new window)
- Community information
- Help with reference and local history enquiries
- Large print books
- Ticket booking service for some local theatres
- Many of the larger libraries hold cultural events, such as visits from authors.
The following facilities are available at some libraries :
Flintshire Connects : Buckley, Connah's Quay, Mold
Document scanners : all libraries except Hope and Saltney
Fax : Buckley, Connah's Quay, Flint, Holywell and Mold
Gallery or Exhibition Space : Buckley, Flint and Holywell
Drop-in Job Club : Holywell
Meeting rooms for hire : Flint and Holywell
Microfilm and Microfiche readers : Mold @nswers centre
Museums or Heritage Rooms : Buckley, Connah's Quay and Mold
Photocopier : Buckley, Connah's Quay, Flint, Holywell and Mold (Colour copiers are available at Buckley and Mold)
Learning spaces with computers : Flint, Holywell and Mold
Wi-Fi : Broughton, Buckley, Connah's Quay, Flint, Holywell, Mold Wi-Fi terms and conditions of use
The following activities take place regularly at some libraries :
Children's Rhymetime Sessions : Buckley, Connah's Quay, Flint, Holywell and Mold
Children's summer holiday story and craft activities : larger libraries
Reading Group meetings : Flint, Holywell, Mold
Keeping track of your loans:
Please be aware that Flintshire Library and Information Service does not send out reminders about overdue items to adults or children. To avoid paying fines you can renew your items online, by telephone or mail. We do not charge fines on items that are borrowed on a child's card.
Submit an enquiry (will open an e-form)