Torfaen Libraries

All of our libraries are open for limited browsing and for borrowing and returning books. Customers will continue to be able to book 30 minute sessions on our public computers where there is availability.

During this next phase of reopening, the hours of opening for each library will be:

Blaenavon Library

  • Monday - Closed
  • Tuesday - 10:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday - 10:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday - 10:00 - 17:00
  • Friday - 10:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday - 10:00 - 17:00 

Cwmbran Library

  • Monday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday - Closed
  • Thursday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday - 09:00 - 16:00

Pontypool Library

  • Monday - Closed
  • Tuesday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Wednesday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Thursday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Friday - 09:00 - 17:00
  • Saturday - 09:00 - 16:00 

Our popular Request and Collect Service will continue to operate at all libraries.

For any queries or to use our Request and Collect service, please call 01633 647676 or email cwmbran.library@torfaen.gov.uk

Request and Collect Service

Torfaen residents who enjoy reading can ‘Request and Collect’ books from all libraries. For residents who are unable to get to the library (for various reasons) there will be a delivery service available. Books can be requested by phoning your local library or by emailing cwmbran.library@torfaen.gov.uk.

Find out more about the Request and Collect Service here.