Library Opening Times

Library Opening Times

Vivacity Peterborough Libraries

Our libraries are about much more than books. They’re full of resources and opportunities for personal growth and development.

Did you know Peterborough has 10 libraries? And a mobile service covering routes across Peterborough? All Vivacity library opening hours are detailed below. 

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Bretton Library

Day

Library available* Staffed hours
Monday 9.30am-5.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Tuesday Closed Closed
Wednesday 9.00am-5.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Thursday 9.30am-5.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Friday 9.30am-5.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Saturday 8.30am-4.00pm 11.00am-2.00pm
Sunday Closed Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+ 

 

Dogsthorpe Library

Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday 8.00am-7.00pm Closed
Tuesday 8.00am-7.00pm 9.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday 8.00am-7.00pm 1.30pm-5.30pm
Thursday 8.00am-7.00pm 1.30pm-5.30pm
Friday 8.00am-7.00pm Closed
Saturday 8.00am-7.00pm 9.00am-1.00pm
Sunday 8.00am-7.00pm Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+

Eye Library

Day

Library available* Staffed hours
Monday 8.00am-7.00pm 9.00am-12.00pm
Tuesday 8.00am-7.00pm Closed
Wednesday 8.00am-7.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Thursday 8.00am-7.00pm Closed
Friday 8.00am-7.00pm Closed
Saturday 8.00am-7.00pm 9.00am-12.30pm
Sunday 8.00am-7.00pm Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+

Due to maintenance work, Eye Library will be closed all day on Tuesday 21st August. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Hampton Library

Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday 8.30am-8.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Tuesday 8.30am-8.00pm None
Wednesday 8.30am-8.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Thursday 8.30am-8.00pm None
Friday 8.30am-8.00pm 9.00am-12.30pm
Saturday 8.30am-5.00pm 9.00am-12.30pm
Sunday 8.30am-5.00pm None

*During non-staffed hours, the library is available to use on a self-service basis

 

Orton Library

Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday 10.30am-5.30pm 2.00pm-5.30pm
Tuesday 9.30am-5.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Wednesday Closed Closed
Thursday 9.30am-5.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Friday 10.30am-5.30pm 2.00pm-5.30pm
Saturday 9.30am-5.00pm 2.00pm-5.00pm
Sunday Closed Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+

 

Peterborough Central Library

Day Library available* Staffed hours Archives Services Open
Monday 9.00am-7.00pm 10.00am-5.00pm

10.00am-1.00pm;
2.00pm-5.00pm

Tuesday 9.00am-7.00pm 10.00am–5.00pm

10.00am-1.00pm;
2.00pm-5.00pm

Wednesday 8.00am-7.00pm 2.00pm-5.00pm 2.00pm-5.00pm
Thursday 9.00am-7.00pm 2.00pm-5.00pm Closed
Friday 9.00am-7.00pm 10.00am-5.00pm

10.00am-1.00pm;
2.00pm-5.00pm

Saturday 9.00am-3.00pm 9.00am-3.00pm Closed
Sunday Closed Closed Closed

Click here for Local Studies and Archives opening hours

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+

 

Stanground Library

Day Library Available Staffed hours
Monday 8.00am-7.00pm None
Tuesday 8.00am-7.00pm  1.30pm-5.00pm
Wednesday 8.00am-7.00pm  None
Thursday 8.00am-7.00pm  9.00am-12.00pm
Friday 8.00am-7.00pm  None
Saturday 8.00am-7.00pm  9.00am-12.30pm
Sunday 8.00am -7.00pm  None

 

Click here to find out more about open+

Thorney Library

Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday Closed Closed
Tuesday Closed Closed
Wednesday 9.00am-6.00pm 9.00am-12.00pm
Thursday Closed Closed
Friday 9.00am-5.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Saturday 9.00am-5.30pm 2.00pm-5.30pm
Sunday Closed Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+

Werrington Library

Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday 9.30am-6.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Tuesday 9.30am-5.30pm 2.00pm–5.30pm
Wednesday Closed Closed
Thursday 9.30am-5.30pm 2.00pm-5.30pm
Friday 9.30am-6.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Saturday 9.30am-5.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Sunday Closed Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+

Woodston Library

 

Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday Closed Closed
Tuesday 9.00am-6.00pm 9.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday Closed Closed
Thursday 9.00am-5.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Friday Closed Closed
Saturday 9.00am-5.30pm 2.00pm-5.30pm
Sunday Closed Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+

Mobile Library