Barnsley Libraries Room Hire


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

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Who we are

Room hire is available in some libraries across Barnsley. COVID-19 UPDATE


COVID-19 update. 12th April 2021.  Barnsley Libraries are now opening their doors to the public.  Unfortunately we are unable to start our groups at the moment.  Please visit for more information.

Some of our libraries have rooms that you can hire for local groups and activities.

Discounted rates are available for registered charities and for repeat bookings during normal opening hours. You might also be able to hire a room outside of normal opening hours but there could be an extra charge for this. Contact us if you'd like more information before requesting to book a room. You might also be able to book a computer and projector to use, if they're available.

You need to submit your room hire request at least 10 working days before the date of your booking.

If we can accept your booking we’ll send you a confirmation and an invoice that you’ll need to pay within 30 days.

Cancellation - Less than 7 days 25% - Less than 48 hours 50% - Less than 24 hours or non-attendance 100%

Terms and conditions - there are certain terms and conditions associated with booking one of our rooms for you to download and read. You can also call in at any of our libraries if you would like more information about holding your meeting or group in the library.

Opening Times

Library @ the Lightbox

Library @ Darfield

Library @ Dodworth

Library @ Goldthorpe

Library @ Hoyland

Library @ Mapplewell & Staincross

Library @ Thurnscoe

Library @ Wombwell

Library @ Worsbrough

Library @ Cudworth

Library @ Grimethorpe

Library @ Penistone

Library @ Roundhouse

Library @ Royston


Contact Details

Contact name: online at FM Support Team

Email address:

Role: Coordinator

Phone number: 01226 773000

Mobile number:


Address details:

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

Library @ Darfield, Church St, Darfield, Barnsley S73 9LG

Library @ Dodworth, 12 Dodworth Green Rd, Dodworth, Barnsley S75 3RP

Goldthorpe Library, Barnsley Rd, Goldthorpe, S63 9NE

Library @ Hoyland, High Croft, Hoyland, Barnsley S74 9AF

Library @ Mapplewell & Staincross, 391 Darton Ln, Mapplewell, Barnsley S75 6AL

Library @ Thurnscoe, Shepherd La, Thurnscoe, S63 0JS

Library @ Wombwell, Station Rd, Wombwell, Barnsley S73 0BA

Library @ Worsbrough, 30 Berrydale, Worsbrough, S70 5ER

Library @ Cudworth, Roberts St, Cudworth, Barnsley S72 8UQ

Library @ Grimethorpe, Acorn Centre, High St, Grimethorpe, Barnsley S72 7BB

Library @ Penistone, High St, Penistone, Sheffield S36 6BR

Library @ Roundhouse, Roundhouse Lifelong Learning Centre, Laithes Crescent, S71 3AE

Library @ Royston, Royston Lifelong Learning Centre, Station Rd, Royston, S71 4EP

Published: 09 August 2019