Fiction and non-fiction books for all ages, a children's area with a range of picture books, books in large print and reference books. Free use of computers with internet, email access and scanner.
Art exhibition space
Please ask for details
Books on prescription
Children's activites and storytimes
Pre-school children's storytime: fortnightly, Tuesday 10 to 10.30am.
School holiday activities - contact the library for details
Computer and other courses
IT 'taster sessions' available.
(Most DVDs carry subtitles in English and other languages, plus extras such as audio commentaries)
A selection of DVDs - English language only
Internet and computers
Free Internet and computer use, please book in advance
SuperNova combined screen reader and magnifier
Local history books for sale
Bristol In 1807: Impressions of the city at the time of Abolition - Anthony Beeson - £10.00
Newspapers and magazines
Evening Post - daily
Guardian - on days the library is open
Somali Eye - monthly
Times - on days the library is open
Western Daily Press - on days the library is open
Which? - monthly
Adult group - meets on the first Monday of the month from 10.30 to 12 noon
Spoken word audio books
Cassettes for adults and children - in English
CDs for adults and children - in English
Getting there: The 40, 40A, 57 , 523 and 585 buses run along Shirehampton Road just off Sylvan way and the 41 and 517 stop in Westbury Lane. All stops are around five minutes walk away.
Parking: On-street parking available.
Accessibility: Ramp or single step. Automatic doors. Low level Service counter
Accessible to a wheelchair user travelling independently