Bin lorry driver strike action

Bin lorry drivers are on strike over a number of days. We apologise but this is out of our control. We are continuing to try and find a resolution that will get drivers back on the streets.

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Libraries - Central Library

360 tour of Central Library.

Opening times

Monday | 9am - 7pm
Tuesday | 9am - 7pm
Wednesday | 9am - 7pm
Thursday | 9am - 7pm
Friday | 9am - 7pm
Saturday | 9am - 4pm
Sunday | 12pm - 4pm

Express service

The library operates under the express service model:

Monday | 9am - 11am
Tuesday | 9am - 11am
Wednesday | 9am - 11am
Thursday | 9am - 11am
Friday | 9am - 11am
Sunday | 12noon - 4pm

Self-service kiosks are available but the library operates a limited service during these opening hours.


Smithford Way, Coventry





024 7683 2314


024 7622 0465


Multi-faith and contemplation room Books for loan free of charge A children's library with a collection of books to help with homework A wide variety of music on CD and tape for loan for a small charge Talking Books free to visually impaired people, under 16s DVDs for loan for a small charge Books in Bengali, Chinese, French, German, Gujarati, Hindi, Italian, Polish, Punjabi, Spanish, Urdu and Vietnamese Language sets for learning a second language Book request service Information on computers courses Housebound reader service


50 computers with internet access and Microsoft Office software
Wi-Fi access
Wi-Fi printing (small charge)
Fax (small charge)
Photocopy (small charge)
Print (small charge)
Printing kiosk (small charge)


Yes (toilets on ground floor, changing places toilet available on main floor with radar key)


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