St Matthews Library

The library has books to borrow, free access to computers, self-service facilities and information. It’s free to join so why not see what we have for you?

Further information

Opening times 

Days Opening hours
Monday 9am – 8pm
Tuesday 9am – 8pm
Wednesday 9am – 8pm
Thursday 9am – 8pm
Friday 9am – 11am then 4pm - 8pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm
Sunday 11am - 3pm

Self-service facility

You can access the following services using our self-service facility:

  • Scan proofs to support applications for housing and housing benefit.
  • Use free phones to talk to our services including housing officers, housing benefit, housing options and council tax.
  • Use self-service computers to log on to our website and apply for services including 
    • housing,
    • housing benefits
    • parking permits
    • blue badge
    • council tax.

Computers and internet

Accessibility

The library is all on one level and has a wide entrance. We also have a large text keyboard and track ball mouse. For more information visit:

For Children and Young People

  • Children's books for all ages, from babies to young adults
  • Toddler time every Saturday 1.30 - 3.30pm
  • Homework help on Thursdays from 3.15 - 5.45pm (term time)
  • Baby changing facilities

Events and activities

Access further services

Contact us

Ring us: 0116 222 1045
Write to us: 10 Malabar Road, LE1 2PD
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