Redland Library

Whiteladies Road

Phone: 0117 9038549


Opening hours

Short notice changes to opening hours, including library closures, are posted on our X (previously Twitter), Facebook and Instagram pages.

Due to staff shortages, Redland Library will be closed today, 22 May 2024.

We are actively recruiting to library vacancies.

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

Library map

Getting there

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


Cycling: The closest bicycle stands are by entrance to Clifton Down Shopping Centre.

For drivers: On-street parking difficult; multi-storey car park at Clifton Down Shopping Centre, entrance in Alma Road.


You can find an access guide on the DisabledGo website.


Internet and computer equipment

Colour and black and white printing, charges apply
Large print keyboard

Computers shut down 15 minutes before the library closing time.

Find out more about using the library computers.


You can hire the library for meetings outside opening hours. - Contact us for details.

Children's activities

Baby bounce and rhyme: term-time, Wednesdays 11.30am to midday.

Pre-school children's storytime: Fridays 2.30pm to 3pm.

School holiday activities: contact the library for details.

Reading group adults

Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 2.15pm

Shared reading group

Meets every Tuesday 2pm to 3.30pm. You don't need to do any reading beforehand. A group leader will read aloud the stories and poems. You can relax, listen and chat as we go.   

Friends of Redland Library

A voluntary group that supports the library.

Facebook: @friendsofredlandlibrary


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