Wishaw Library

Wishaw Library

Houldsworth Centre | Wishaw | ML2 7LP

01698 524960 | wishawlibrary@northlan.gov.uk | #WishawLib

Disabled Access Friendly | Free WIFI | LogintoLearn Centre

Opening Hours

Monday 9am to 5pm
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 5pm
Thursday 9am to 7pm
Friday 9am to 5pm
Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sunday Closed


Discover all the events and activities on at the library by clicking on Wishaw Library Events above.


Mondays 10.30am to 11am Weekly 0 – 12 months
Wednesdays 10am to 10.30am Weekly 0 – 18 months
Wednesdays 10.45am to 11.15am Weekly 18 months – 4 years
Fridays 10am to 10.30am Weekly 18 months – 4 years
Fridays 10.45am to 11.15am Weekly 0 – 18 months

Please check with the library directly to find out if booking is required before attending.

Book Groups

Monday 4pm to 5pm 2nd Mon in month
Tuesday* 2.30pm to 3.30pm Every 4 weeks

*Crime fiction themed

Knit and Natter

Fridays 2pm to 3.30pm Weekly


Mondays 3.30pm to 4.30pm Weekly Age 8 and over
Thurdays 3.30pm to 4.30pm Weekly Age under 8


Saturdays 2pm to 3pm Weekly Age 6 and over

Please note  – an adult must remain within the library for any child under the age of 8.

For more information on our online events visit the libraries What’s On section.

At Wishaw Library you can:

  • Borrow books (including large print) and talking books.
  • Use the internet free of charge, send emails, shop online, use PCs.
  • 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.