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Wareham Library

Please note that essential electrical maintenance work at Wareham Library on Wednesday 5th December may mean that the Customer Self Service kiosk is out of action for short periods. We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Wareham Library opening times

DayTimes

Monday

10am to 5pm

Tuesday

9.30am to 2pm (self service)
2pm to 6.30pm

Wednesday

9.30am to 4pm (self service)

Thursday

9.30am to 5pm

Friday

9.30am to 5pm

Saturday

9am to 12.30pm
12.30pm to 4pm (self service)

 Wareham Library opening times Christmas and New Year 2018/19

Christmas opening times
 Monday 24 December close at 1pm
 Tuesday 25 December closed
 Wednesday 26 December closed
 Monday 31 December close at 5pm
 Tuesday 1 January closed 

Discover Purbeck Information Centre opening times Christmas and New Year 2018/19

Christmas opening times
 Monday 24 December close at 1pm
 Tuesday 25 December - Friday 28 December closed
 Saturday 29 December close at 12.30pm
 Monday 31 December closed
 Tuesday 1 January closed 

The library follows its normal opening and closing times for all other days.

The library follows its normal opening and closing times for all other days.

Browse the library catalogue

Search for books, audiobooks, DVDs on the library catalogue

Hire a space

Find out how to hire a space in Wareham Library

Find out about borrowing e-books and audio books

Easy to use and free to library members.

Events at Wareham Library

Find all events at Wareham Library.

Wareham Library opening times and additional access

Wareham Library now offers additional access as Discover Purbeck Information Centre shares the building.  This co-location means that in addition to the library opening hours, library members can access the ground floor area when the Discover Purbeck Information Centre is open, and borrow and return books using the customer self-service machines.  During this time the public network computers are unavailable.

Get there with Travel Dorset

Search for a bus stop, timetables and departures for Wareham Library.
Get more journey options and travel information.

Services

The library offers a wide range of services including:

  • books for adults and young people

  • Rhyme Time and Library Gets Lively sessions

  • feature films and music to hire

  • play set and drama collection

  • reference and information services

  • local history including the T.E. Lawrence collection

  • internet access for all

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible entrance, buggy/pushchair access, full internal access.

Use our picture journey of Wareham Library show you what to expect when visiting for the first time.

If you need any of this information in a different format please contact dlslibrarians@dorsetcc.gov.uk.

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