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Hinckley Library

Lancaster Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0AT
Map with location of Hinckley Library
Tel: 0116 305 2500
Fax: 0116 3052514
E-mail: hinckleylibrary@leics.gov.uk


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Hinckley Library will close on Monday 28th July at 5pm for essential building works to start. It will reopen on Tuesday 29th July (normal hours). Building work will take place in the upstairs area of the library from 7pm on Thursday 24th July, there will be restricted access from this time.

Library Opening Times

If your library is closed today check here for which libraries are open.
Monday 9.30am - 7pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 5pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 5pm
Thursday 9.30am - 7pm
Friday 9.30am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm

About the Library

Hinckley Library is the main library in the Hinckley and Bosworth area and Mandy Sohanpal, the Supervisor, is based here.  It is a busy library on Lancaster Road next to the bus station.  Lift to mezzanine floor and Art Gallery and the library has wide aisles.
Bronze recycling awardHinckley Library has been awarded a Bronze Star in the National Recycling Stars awards 2013.
This Year We Will (PDF)
Health and wellbeing
Points of Interest Art on the Move: Walks That Are Good For Your Mental Health. (pdf)
This library offers the following facilities:
Service Yes/No          Service Yes/No
Automatic doors Yes   Local Studies and Family History Yes
Baby Changing Facilities Yes   Children's Area Yes
Audio/Talking Books Yes   Children's story tapes/CDs Yes
Yes   Bookstart Yes
Reference Books | Information Services Yes   Wriggly Readers/ Storytime Yes
Access to courses/classes Yes   Photocopier Yes
Newspapers/magazines Yes   Scanner Yes
Local / Tourist Information Yes   Printer Yes
Study space / Homework help Yes   Fax machine Yes
Exhibition/Display space Yes   Internet Taster Sessions Yes
Housebound reader service Yes   OS Mapping Service Yes
Room Hire / Meeting Room To avoid disapointment please check for availability as the rooms are frequently booked. Yes   Tipping Permits Yes
Opening Times        Wi-Fi Yes

Ordnance Survey Mapping Service

  • Hinckley Library can deliver Site-Centred, customised maps for your building planning applications. There is a charge for this service. More about the Ordnance Survey Mapping Service

Local Studies

Tipping Permits

  • Do you want to tip waste using a van or trailer? Did you know that you need a short term tipping permit to do this?  Call the Customer Service Centre on 0116 305 0001 to apply and then collect your permit from Hinckley Library.

Page Last Updated: 16 July 2014