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Library book order and collect service

Find out how to order and collect books whilst we remain closed. For all other service changes, go to our service updates page.

Braunstone Library

The library has books to borrow, free access to computers, self-service kiosks and information. It's free and easy to join so why not come along?

Opening times

Days Opening hours
Monday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 7pm
Wednesday 9am - 5pm
Thursday 9am - 7pm
Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday Closed

Computers and internet


The library is all on one level and has disabled parking, a wide entrance, an induction loop and an accessible toilet. We also have a large text keyboard and track ball mouse.

For Children and Young People

  • Children's books for all ages, from babies to young adults
  • Toddler time every Wednesday 9.30am - 11.30am. We have two sessions, 0-2 years and 2-5 years that run alternate weeks. Please contact the library for session dates.
  • Homework help on Tuesday and Thursday 3.30pm –  6.30pm (term time)
  • Baby changing facilities

Community room hire

Room hire is available for a small hourly charge. We offer community rooms with accessible toilet and a hall with stage for larger events. For further information please contact a member of staff at the BRITE Centre or complete the online enquiry form.

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Contact us

Ring us: 0116 299 5476
Write to us: The BRITE Centre, Braunstone Avenue, LE3 1LE
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