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Bridgeton Library

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Bridgeton Library

Opening hours

Day Opens Closes
Mon 10:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 10:00am - 8:00pm
Wed 10:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 10:00am - 8:00pm
Fri 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sat 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sun Closed
Please note that the BFI Mediatheque at Bridgeton Library is currently closed. Apologies for any inconvenience.


0141 276 0870

2-16 Orr St, Glasgow, G40 2QH

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Bridgeton Library at The Olympia opened in December 2012 on the ground floor of the Category B listed building and offers a wide range of services and activities in relaxing and inspiring surroundings. With thousands of books and a programme of weekly classes and events, our friendly staff will always be on hand to help you get the most out of your visits.

Don’t forget you can access all 33 Glasgow Libraries and our 24/7 online library with your Glasgow Libraries membership card: Join Glasgow Libraries 

Find a book, reserve and renew, search the catalogue and access all of our online resources.

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Accessible toilets

This accessible toilet is approximately 22m (24yd 2in) from the main entrance.

Assistance dogs

Assistance dogs are welcome. We can provide a bowl of water for an assistance dog.

Wheelchair access

Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

Additional information

Click here to view Bridgeton Library's autism-friendly guideView the accessibility guide here on AccessAble.

Baby changing

Baby feeding


Community information

Community languages collection

Local history collection

Newspapers and magazines

Novels and factual books


Photography and video recording

On occasion, Glasgow Life will be on the premises to film and take photos.

Study spaces

Free wifi

Glasgow Life offers Adult Learning programmes, activities and support services in a number of libraries across the city.

For more information about Digital Learning provision, English Language courses or support with Reading, Writing or Numbers, please visit the Learning Opportunities page.


Bridgeton Library

2-16 Orr St, Glasgow, G40 2QH

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