external photo of Wigston LibraryWigston Magna Library & Learning Centre

Bull Head Street, Wigston Magna, Leicester, LE18 1PA
Map with location of Wigston Library
Tel: 0116 305 3689
Fax: 0116 281 2985
E-mail: wigstonlibrary@leics.gov.uk

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Library Opening Times

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Monday9.30am - 5pm
Tuesday9.30am - 7pm
Wednesday9.30am - 5pm
Thursday9.30am - 7pm
Friday9.30am - 5pm
Saturday10am - 4pm

About the library

This large, modern, centrally located library, is the main library in the Wigston District. The entrance is on Bull Head Street with parking at the rear of the building. There is a ramp at the front of building and the main library is all on one level with wide easy access aisles. Other facilities including toilets are on the lower floor with lift and stairs provided for access.

Suzanne R Smith, the Supervisor, is based here.

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Health and wellbeing

This library offers the following facilities:

ServiceYes/No         ServiceYes/No
Automatic doorsYes  Local Studies and Family HistoryYes
Baby Changing FacilitiesYes  Children's AreaYes
Audio/Talking BooksYes  Children's story tapes/CDsYes


Yes  BookstartYes
Reference Books | Information ServicesYes  Wriggly Readers/ StorytimeYes
Access to courses/classesYes  PhotocopierYes
Newspapers/magazinesYes  ScannerYes
Local / Tourism informationYes  PrinterYes
Study space / Homework helpYes  Fax machineYes
Exhibition/Display spaceYes  Internet Taster SessionsYes
Housebound reader serviceYes  OS Mapping ServiceYes
Room Hire / Meeting Room To avoid disapointment please check for availability as the rooms are frequently booked.Yes  Tipping ServiceYes
Opening Times       Wi-fiYes

Ordnance Survey Mapping Service

Wigston Library can deliver Site-Centred, customised maps for your building planning applications.More about 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 Wigston Library.

Local Studies

Books about the district | Maps old and new  | Some old cuttings files on surrounding villages

Census returns, | Parish registers | Local newspapers | Microfiche reader

Leicestershire Record Office with a fully comprehensive collection on the county is nearby

Ancestry Library Edition

Find My Past  Library Edition  are  available in this library free of charge to do family history research.

Contact: Wigston Library
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
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