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Parson Cross Library

Join the library, then request a PIN to borrow items.


Opening hours

  • Monday - 10am to 5pm
  • Tuesday - 10am to 5pm
  • Wednesday - closed
  • Thursday - 10am to 5pm
  • Friday - 10am to 5pm
  • Saturday - 10am to 1pm
  • Sunday - closed

Holiday opening hours

Disabled access and facilities.

eLibrary 24/7

The eLibrary is open 24/7, borrow eBooks and eAudiobooks, and read eMagazines.


Location and travel

Parson Cross Library
The Learning Zone
320 Wordsworth Avenue
S5 8NL

Library map.

Bus timetables.

The library is now alongside a council housing office, a large IT suite and a range of learning and community spaces which are managed by SOAR.


What we stock

Facilities you can use

  • Advice leaflets

  • Exhibition space - call 0114 2039533 for details

  • Notice boards - call 0114 2039533 for details

  • Photocopier - A3 and A4 available

  • Rooms for hire and our Lettings Policy


  • Free WiFi
  • Free internet access
  • Office 2010 software with Microsoft Publisher 2010
  • Printer - black and white, and colour (printing costs apply)
  • Computer facilities


Events and activities

  • Baby Time (Term time only)
  • Chattercraft - 1st Tuesday in month, 3.30pm (Term time only)
  • Homework Zone -  Are you struggling with your homework?  Then why not drop into the library after school.  Library staff will support and suggest the best books and websites to help.
  • Basic IT sessions
  • Councillor's Surgery - 3rd Saturday in the month 11am to 12noon
  • Book Group for Adults - 1st Friday in the month 10am to 11am

Check all library events and updates.


Contact us


Telephone 0114 2039533

Send your comments or complaints to us.

The manager responsible for this library is Sue Taylor, email



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