Knightswood Library

Knightswood Library

The entrance doors to Knightswood Library.

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Opened in 1971, Knightswood Library 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.

Monday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 8:00pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday 10:00am - 8:00pm
Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday Closed

Accessibility guides

Read the accessibility guide for Knightswood Library on AccessAble

Read our autism-friendly guide to Knightswood Library.

Accessible toilets

This accessible toilet is approximately 5m (5yd 1ft) from the main entrance. This accessible toilet is located ahead as you enter, in the foyer before the second sets of doors.

Assistance dogs

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

Wheelchair access

There is a ramp leading to automatic double doors.

Baby changing

Baby changing is located in the accessible toilet in the library foyer.

Baby feeding

Baby feeding is welcome in all Glasgow Life venues.


Parking is free for all users. The car park is at the front of the venue.

Photography and video recording

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

Study spaces

We offer three large study tables - ask staff for assistance.

Free wifi

Wi-Fi is free by logging on via Glasgow Libraries - no password required.

Location Map

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 our Learning Opportunities page.

A range of free and accredited digital skills courses designed to suit you. From the basics to help get you back in to work to coding for a career boost, Glasgow Code Learning is learning that fits your lifestyle. View our courses and session times.


0141 276 1555

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A member of staff showing a customer a book in Knightswood Library. There are library shelves in the background and someone sitting at a computer.