Barnsley Libraries


The Lightbox, 1 The Glass Works, Barnsley, S70 1GW

Who we are

Barnsley Library Service - offering various services across the borough.

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Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council's Library Service offering books, free computer use, printing, scanning, photocopying services and free WIFI. 

There is also a range of social groups, activities, learning opportunities and events that take place in each area library.  Please visit our website and check out our website

We have libraries at: -

  • Library @ The Lightbox
  • Library @ Cudworth
  • Library @ Darfield
  • Library @ Dodworth
  • Library @ Goldthorpe
  • Library @ Grimethorpe
  • Library @ Hoyland 
  • Library @ Mapplewell and Staincross 
  • Library @ Penistone
  • Library @ Priory Campus
  • Library @ Roundhouse 
  • Library @ Royston
  • Library @ Thurnscoe 
  • Library @ Wombwell
  • Library @ Worsbrough

Please check new opening times for your local library below. 

Residents are advised to still follow social distancing measures in libraries and adhere to guidelines to keep both staff and visitors safe while on site.

Opening Times

Libraries now open:


Contact Details

Contact name: contact online through our web page or by phone

Phone number: 01226 773555

Mobile number:


Address details:

The Lightbox, 1 The Glass Works, Barnsley, S70 1GW

Published: 09 August 2019