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Coronavirus in Leicester - ALPHA

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Join the library online

While libraries are closed you can join online to access digital resources including eBooks and eAudiobooks.

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.

St Barnabas 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 9.30am - 5pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 7pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 7pm
Thursday 9.30am - 7pm
Friday 9.30am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday Closed

Computers and internet


The library is all on one level, has a wide entrance and 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 Thursday 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 Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 3.30pm - 6.30pm.  Saturdays 10.30am - 4pm (term time)
  • Baby changing facilities

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Contact us

Ring us: 0116 299 5450
Write to us: 2 French Road, LE5 4AH
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