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Ashby de la Zouch Library

North Street, Ashby de la Zouch, Leics, LE65 1HU
Map with location of Ashby Library
Tel: 0116 305 5917
Fax: 01530 417875
E-mail: ashbydelazouchlibrary@leics.gov.uk
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Library Opening Times

Minor Refurbishment at Ashby Library
The computers will be moved and a smart board installed to create a learning space at Ashby Library.  
The library will not be open from Thursday 20th – Tuesday 25th February 2014 inclusive to allow the work to take place.  The library will open as usual at 9.30am on Thurs 27th February 2014.
Coalville and Measham Libraries willbe open as usual and extended loans will be available to cover the short closure period.
If your library is closed today check here for which libraries are open.
Monday 9.30am - 5pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 5pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.30am - 5pm
Friday 9.30am - 7pm
Saturday 10am - 1pm

About the Library

The Library is in an old school building on North Street, between Ivanhoe Community College and the Health Centre, in front of Hood Park.  The library is all on one level and there is disabled parking.
It's the main library in the Ashby De La Zouch area and Christina Baker, the Supervisor is based here.  Larger collections can be found at Coalville and Loughborough Libraries.
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Health and wellbeing
This library offers the following facilties:
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 / Tourism information Yes   Printer Yes
Study space / Homework help Yes   Fax machine Yes
Exhibition/Display space Yes   Room Hire / Meeting Room To avoid disapointment please check for availability as the rooms are frequently booked. Yes
Housebound reader service Yes   Internet Taster Sessions Yes
Tipping Permits Yes    Opening Times   
Wi-Fi Yes    OS Mapping Service Yes

Ordnance Survey Mapping Service

Ashby de la Zouch Library can deliver Site-Centred, customised maps for your building planning applications. More about the Ordnance Survey Mapping Service.

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 Ashby library.

Local Studies

Information on the local community including town, district and county information
Collection of books about Ashby District | Maps for Ashby, Appleby Magna and Moira
Parish registers for St Helens on fiche | Census returns and parish registers
Microfiche reader | Some information covering Derbyshire, Warwickshire and Burton on Trent
There is a larger collection of material covering the area at Coalville Library
Find My Past  Library Edition  are  available in this library free of charge to do family history research.
Ashby Museum is at the other end of the building
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Page Last Updated: 22 May 2012