Bolton Library and Museum Services


Blackrod Library Temporary Closure

Blackrod Library will close for essential maintenance on Monday 17 February.

The library will reopen again on Monday 9 March. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

If you have any queries please contact 01204 333173.

Book Title Bingo

Enter our Reading Friends Book Title Bingo quiz. Pick up a quiz sheet at any Bolton library and fill in the blanks to name the title of the book for a chance to win a box of goodies, eg 39_  (Steps)

Closing date 21st March 2020

Book Bingo quiz

Bolton Libraries

Bolton Libraries delivers library and information services through a network of ten libraries and the Home Library Service

In addition to the Central Library in the Crescent, there are 9 Community Libraries and 4 Neighbourhood Collection Points, providing access to resources and information across the borough.

The Ask Bolton Libraries enquiry service is available to answer your questions wherever you are in Bolton.

Visiting information

Start here to find out about events at the library and our other services and to plan your visit:




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Visit your eLibrary!

Access a wide range of online resources including eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and information resources 24/7!


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Frequently Asked Questions

Things you might like to know before you use the library service.

Library FAQs

Using Your Library

 Finding Information

Books and Beyond