Wishaw Library

Wishaw Library

In our library you can:

  • Borrow books (including large print), talking books and magazines free of charge
  • Surf the internet free of charge, send e-mails, shop on-line, use PCs
  • Send a fax or photocopy a document
  • Hire DVDs, computer games and compact discs
  • Buy stamps, maps, magnifying sheets, local history publications and more
  • Bring your baby along to our free Bookbug Rhymetime sessions
  • Take part in book groups for adults
  • Have a cup of tea or coffee
  • Buy books and DVDs through our ordering service
  • Look up information and use our electronic reference books
  • Apply for Passport to Leisure cards
  • Learn how to use computers
  • Bring your children to events and activities
  • Borrow from our collections of books in Urdu and Polish
  • Borrow from our Lift Off collections to improve your reading and writing skills
  • Borrow from our special Healthy Reading collection to help improve your mental health
  • Join classes in Musicworks for tuition in instruments
  • Hire a room for your meeting or activity
  • Top up your laundry card


Opening Hours

Mon 9am-7pm
Tues 9am-7pm
Wed 9am-7pm
Thur 9am-7pm
Fri 9am-5pm
Sat 10am-5pm
Sun Closed

Disabled Access and Facilities

Library has a ramp leading to an automatic front door. There is also a disabled toilet on site with nurse call facility.


Management Rules

All our facilities are managed by a set of rules and regulations.



Library Charges
Library Room Hire Prices
LogintoLearn Course Charges

Wishaw Library
Wishaw Library
The Houldsworth Centre
Tel: 01698 524967

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