Grimethorpe Library

The Acorn Centre, High Street, Grimethorpe, Barnsley S72 7BB

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Opening hours    
Monday 9am 5pm
Tuesday  9am 5pm
Wednesday 9am 5pm
Thursday 9am 5pm
Friday 9am 4.30pm


  • Story and Rhyme sessions
  • School holiday activities
  • Readers' groups
  • Learner zone - drop-in session for IT support with job search, updating CVs and learning.
    Monday 1.30pm to 3.30pm and Thursday 9.30am to 11.30am
  • Employability session - Thursday 1.30pm to 3pm
  • Get Online sessions
    Free one-to-one digital support sessions, monthly
  • Citizen's Advice Bureau
    Drop-in session the second Tuesday of the month 9.30am to 12.30pm


  • A3 photocopying
  • Children's library
  • Disabled access
  • Fax machine 
  • Free access to computers for members and visitors (2 hours)
  • Free parking
  • Free wi-fi
  • IT suite with interactive whiteboard
  • Laminating
  • Local history archives
  • Photo booth
  • Printing and photocopying
  • Public toilets including disabled toilet and baby changing facilities
  • Room hire