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Yate library


  • library is on one level
  • automatic doors


We have a full list of facilities at the library  The library also has a colour photocopier and provides a laminating service, as well as free wifi access.

Special events

  • Teen focus group meets monthly (3rd Thursday of the month)
  • Rhymetime for pre-school children: Thursdays 10:30am term time only
  • Exhibition space – Yate library showcases the best local arts and crafts for you to see, enjoy and even buy
  • Lego Club for primary school age children, who must be accompanied by a grown-up.  One Saturday a month at 11am to 12 midday

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Library user group

All libraries have local user groups to help us develop our services. The public are welcome to attend meetings to have their say. Meetings usually start at 7pm.

  • Thursday 13 October, Yate Library – 6pm

Recent meetings

Annual report


44 West Walk, Yate, South Gloucestershire, BS37 4AX


Opening hours

Monday09:30 ‐ 19:00
Tuesday09:30 ‐ 19:00
Thursday09:30 ‐ 19:00
Friday09:30 ‐ 19:00
Saturday09:30 ‐ 17:00
Sunday11:00 ‐ 15:00

New opening hours from 2 October 2017

 Library available*  Staffed hours
 Monday  8.30am – 7.30pm  10.00am – 5.30pm
 Tuesday  8.30am – 7.30pm  10.00am – 5.30pm
 Wednesday  8.30am – 7.30pm  No staffed hours
 Thursday  8.30am – 7.30pm  10.00am – 5.30pm
 Friday  8.30am – 7.30pm  10.00am – 5.30pm
 Saturday  8.30am – 7.30pm  9.30am – 2.30pm
 Sunday  8.30am – 7.30pm  No staffed hours

*Please note when the library changes from staffed to unstaffed opening, it will close for 15 minutes for the transition to Open Access. The library is only available during unstaffed hours for those who have signed up for the free Open Access scheme and completed an induction. For more information and to book your Open Access induction online see


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