Canford Heath Library

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): change to service

Following advice from the government regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) we have started reopening our libraries, see the latest library service information.

See further information about changes to services.

Opening times

From 30 July:

  • Monday to Tuesday: 9:30am to 12:30pm and 2pm to 5pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday to Friday: 9:30am to 12:30pm and 2pm to 5pm
  • Saturday: 9:30am to 1pm

Enquiries and orders:

Contact us

Canford Heath Library
Mitchell Road
BH17 8UE

01202 678955


About this library

Canford Heath Library is in Mitchell Road, next to the Canford Heath Medical Centre, and Adastral Square shoppers car park.

This library has the following:

  • books, DVD's, and audiobooks for all the family to borrow and hire
  • computers with free access to the internet and printing facilities
  • free WiFi
  • photocopying
  • daily newspapers and magazines to read in the library
  • tea and coffee available
  • self-service kiosks to issue and return your items to avoid queuing
  • 24/7 drop-box, so you can return your items at any time
  • ReadySpex Reading Glasses with strengths from 1.25 to 2.50 available to purchase from £2.99


  • level access to the library adjacent to a free public car park with disabled parking
  • loop induction system
  • toilet facilities with disabled access and baby changing facilities provided by the  community toilet scheme

Find out more about our accessible library services.

Page last updated: 11 October 2020
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