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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.

Hamilton Library

The library has books to borrow, free access to computers and information. It’s free to join so why not come along and see what we have for you?

Opening times

Days Opening hours
Monday 10am - 2pm
Tuesday 10am - 5pm
Wednesday 10am - 5pm
Thursday 2pm - 7pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday 12 noon - 4pm

Computers and internet


The library is all on one level and has disabled parking, a wide entrance, 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 from 10am - 12 noon. We have 2 sessions, 0-2 years and 2-5 years that run alternate weeks.  Please contact the library for session dates. 
  • Homework help  on Saturdays 11.00am – 2pm and Sundays 12.30pm  - 3.30pm (term time)
  • Open access to all aged 13-19 years (Youth Power): Friday 6.30-8.30pm.
  • Baby changing facilities

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Contact us

Ring us: 0116 221 2790
Write to us: 20 Maidenwell Avenue, LE5 1BL
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