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Libraries: Your Local Flintshire Library

Opening hours and further information 

Holywell Library is closing at 12.30 on Saturday 3rd of December 2016 and will re-open in the new location within Holywell Leisure Centre on Tuesday 3rd January 2017. Customers who usually use computers or borrow and return books at Holywell Library are welcome to use one of our other libraries during this period. Please note all our libraries will be closing over the holiday period on Friday 23rd December and re-opening on Tuesday 3rd January 2017.

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. 

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.

@nswers centre CH7 1AP
Broughton Library CH4 0QQ
Buckley Library CH7 2EF
Connah's Quay Library CH5 4HA
Deeside Library CH5 1SA
Flint Library CH6 5AP
Holywell Library CH8 7TQ
Mobile Library  
Mold Library CH7 1AP

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 
  • 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)