Local Library Information

Downend Library

South Gloucestershire Council Libraries

The nearest branches are:

Buckingham Gardens, Downend BS16 5TW
tel: 01454 868006
email: downend.library@southglos.gov.uk

Flaxpits Lane, Winterbourne BS36 1LA
tel: 01454 868006
email: winterbourne.library@southglos.gov.uk

Shield Road Retail Park, Link Road, Filton BS34 7BR
tel:01454 868006
email: filton.library@southglos.gov.uk

South Glos Libaries provide events and services aimed at children and young people, including pre-school children. They also provide training that aims to help people access digital services. Further details can be found on their website, and in news updates on this site.

Online Services

Libraries West is a consortium of five library services - Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol, North Somerset, Somerset, and South Gloucestershire. On their website you can search the catalogue, reserve books, renew loans, download e-books, and access magazines and newspapers.

UWE Frenchay Library

Members of the public can visit, join and borrow books from the libraries of the University of the West of England (UWE) including the one on its Frenchay campus (1.5 miles west of Frenchay).