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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.

St Matthews Library

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

Opening times 

Days Opening hours
Monday - Friday 9am – 8pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm

Self-service facility

You can access the following services using our self-service facility:

  • Scan proofs to support applications for housing and housing benefit.
  • Use free phones to talk to our services including housing officers, housing benefit, housing options and council tax.
  • Use self-service computers to log on to our website and apply for services including: 
    • housing,
    • housing benefits
    • parking permits
    • blue badge
    • council tax.

Computers and internet


The library is all on one level and has a wide entrance. 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 - 12noon
  • Baby changing facilities

Access further services

Contact us

Ring us: 0116 222 1045
Write to us: 10 Malabar Road, LE1 2PD
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