Reopening our libraries

We're pleased that as part of government plans we're looking at reopening our libraries.

Each of our library buildings has a very different layout, so to make sure we're opening in the safest possible way for both the public and our staff we'll be opening each site in a phased way.

Find out more about reopening our libraries

Find us

High Street, Dodworth, Barnsley, S75 3RF

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Opening hours

Opening hours from Thursday 6 August

Day Time
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 10am to 1pm
Friday 10am to 1pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


In our community libraries you can access the following facilities:

  • to return books
  • to browse following the one way system to choose books
  • to use the order and collect service
  • to collect reserved books
  • to use pre-booked PCs
  • to Print

At this time the following facilities are unavailable:

Find out more about the phased reopening of our libraries.

Activities and events

We run a range of activities and events for children and adults.

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Other services

  • Ancestry classes and a memorial group run by Barnsley U3A.

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