Henleaze Library


Northumbria Drive




Opening hours

Christmas and New Year closure dates

Bristol libraries will be closed as follows over the  Christmas and New Year period, this includes libraries with Extended Access:

Sunday 24 December
Monday 25 December
Tuesday 26 December
Sunday 31 December
Monday 1 January

Usual opening hours apply at all other times.

Monday 11am to 5pm
Tuesday 11am to 5pm
Wednesday 1pm to 7pm
Thursday 11am to 5pm
Friday 1pm to 7pm
Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sunday Closed

Library map

Getting there

By bus: find information and plan your journey on the TravelWest website.


Cycling: there are bicycle stands on the pavement in front of the library and across the street.

For drivers: on-street parking nearby; small car park to the rear of the library.


You can find an access guide on the DisabledGo website.


Internet and computer equipment

Colour and black and white printing, charges apply
Large keys keyboard available on request
Large print keyboard
SuperNova combined screen reader and magnifier
Trackerball mouse available on request


Meeting room for hire: contact the library for details

Children activities

Baby bounce and rhyme: term time, Thursdays 2pm to 2.30pm
Pre-school children's storytime: term time, Thursdays from 11.15am to 11.45am

Reading group adults

Please check with library as there may be a waiting list for these groups.

Crime Readers: meet on the third Friday of the month, 1.15 to 2:15pm.

This is a joint group with Southmead Library. Check with library for venue.


  • Fax Machine
  • Photocopier