Cardonald Library

Cardonald Library

Free entry

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


0141 276 0880

Mosspark Drive, Glasgow, G52 3BU

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LATEST INFORMATION: Cardonald Library has reopened to the public.

Please note our revised opening times.

For further information on what procedures will be in place and what services will be available please visit our Library FAQs.


Originally opened in 1970, Cardonald Library offers a wide range of services and activities in relaxing, comfortable and inspiring surroundings. Our friendly staff will always be on hand to help you get the most out of your visits.

With thousands of books and a programme of weekly classes and events, Cardonald Library has something for everyone. 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

The accessible toilet is approximately 12m (13yd 4in) from the main entrance. This accessible toilet is located to the right as you enter, behind reception.

Assistance dogs

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

Hearing loop

There is a portable loop hearing assistance system.

Wheelchair access

Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

Additional information

View our autism-friendly guide to Cardonald Library.

Rooms are available for hire at this library at the following rates:
Commercial - £16.00 per hour 
Community - £6.00 per hour

Baby changing

Baby feeding

Community information

Local history collection

Newspapers and magazines

Novels and factual books


This venue does not have a car park. 

On street marked Blue Badge bays are available, outside on Mosspark Drive.


Photography and video recording

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

Study spaces

Free wifi

Glasgow Libraries are working with Macmillan Cancer Support to provide Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Services in your community. If you're affected by cancer you may want to know there's someone you can turn to for help. Someone who can help find answers to your questions, whatever they may be.

There is a drop in session at Cardonald Library every Thursday at 10am - 2pm.

Find out more about Glasgow Libraries' partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support.

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Cardonald Library

Mosspark Drive, Glasgow, G52 3BU

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