Opening hours and further information
Change of Opening Hours from 7th April 2015
Flintshire Library and Information Service is reducing the opening hours of some libraries from the 7th April 2015. These changes reflect the levels of use and will enable the service to continue from all its current libraries within the reduced financial resources available for the year April 2015 to March 2016.
Opening Hours from 7th April 2015 (Pdf 117KB new window)
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)
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 :
Document scanners : all libraries except Halkyn, 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, Mold and Mynydd Isa (Colour copiers are available at Buckley and Mold)
Learning spaces with computers : Flint, Holywell and Mold
Wifi : Buckley, Connah's Quay, Flint, Holywell, Mold Wifi 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, Hawarden, Holywell, Mold
Forgotten to return your books?
Flintshire Library customers now receive only one notification of overdue items. A reminder will be sent out to adult customers 4 weeks after the return date and to under 17s 6 weeks after the return date. Remember you can renew your items online (new window) or by telephone or mail.
Submit an enquiry (will open an e-form)