Poole Central Library

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Opening times

Opening times for Poole Central Library are:

  • Monday - 9am to 6pm
  • Tuesday - 9am to 6pm
  • Wednesday - 9am to 6pm
  • Thursday - 9am to 6pm
  • Friday - 9am to 6pm
  • Saturday - 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday - closed

Christmas opening times

  • 24, 25 & 26 December - closed
  • 31 December - closes at 5pm
  • 1 January - closed

Contact us

Address
Poole Central Library
Dolphin Centre
Poole
BH15 1QE

Telephone
01202 262421

Email
libraries@poole.gov.uk

About this library

Poole Central Library is situated on the second floor of the Dolphin Centre. This library has the following:

  • books, DVDs, CDs 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 when the library is closed
  • ReadySpex Reading Glasses with strengths from 1.25 to 3.50 are available to purchase from £2.99
  • Business Enterprise Library
  • seminar room for hire

Events and activities

We hold events in all of our libraries.

You can check:

Accessibility

The entrance to the library is on the second floor of the Dolphin Centre on the bus station side - there is a lift from the pavement by the bus station, and a flight of stairs next to it, as well as an escalator just inside the centre by HMV. There is ample car parking in the Dolphin Centre car park.

Find out more about our accessible library services.

Page last updated: 07 November 2018
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