Urmston Public Library

Support your local library – you might be surprised at what we offer


  • Books (incl. Large Print), DVD’s, Talking Books on CD, Cassette and MP3 player, Jigsaw Exchange, E-readers and E-books

Access Trafford Services

  • Face to face council tax, housing benefit and general council enquiries—no appointment needed

Internet Access—for Trafford library members

  • Free unlimited Wi-Fi .
  • Free 60 minutes per day access to a computer (unlimited further access can be purchased at 50p per extra 30 minutes).


Online Catalogue

  • Search our full catalogue of books, audiobooks, and DVDs, and make reservations.
  • Renew your books.
  • Download e-books for your e-reader, tablet, laptop, or mobile phone.


For Children

  • Storytime: Wednesdays, 2.15pm
  • Rhyme Times: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1.30pm, Fridays 11am
  • Three Chatterbooks Reading Groups: 1st Tuesday of month for 7             – 10 years and 10+, 1st Thursday of month for  7– 10 years
  • Free children’s talking book loan
  • Bookcrawl (stickers and certificates) for 0-4 years
  • DVDs
  • Baby Changing Facilities/breastfeeding welcome– private area available on request

For Adults

  • 4 Adult Reading Groups including ‘Crimetime’, our special crime fiction group – last Friday of the month: 2 – 3pm
  • Coffee Mornings
  • ‘Books on Prescription’ Collection – via your GP
  • Sewing and Knitting Group: Mondays 1.30 – 3.30pm
  • Crochet group – Wednesdays
  • Writer’s Group once a month—ask for details
  • Film Group—3rd Tuesday evening of month
  • One to One IT sessions—advice on laptops/smartphones/tablets

Opening Hours

  • Mon/ Wed/ Thurs: 10am – 5pm
  • Tues/ Fri: 10am – 7pm
  • Sat: 10am – 4pm



T: 0161 912 2727

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