What's on at Parkhead Library
Opened in 1906, Parkhead 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, Parkhead Library has something for everyone.
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In September 2019 Glasgow City Council approved £2.5million in funding to relocate Parkhead Library from the existing the Grade B-listed building to the proposed East End Health and Social Care Partnership Hub (HSCP) building.
The newly located library will continue to provide adult and children's library sections, also hosting services from Clyde Gateway, Macmillan, Jobs and Business Glasgow, and Citizens Advice among others.
A number of advantages will be delivered by locating the library in the proposed hub, including offering the public a 'one-stop shop' for services from Glasgow City Council, Glasgow Life and the HSCP, with the opportunity for local people to benefit in health, productivity and wellbeing terms.
Issues around accessibility in the current building would also be addressed in the new hub and will also feature a Hub Café.
|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|
This accessible toilet is approximately 25m (27yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
Assistance dogs are welcome. We can provide a bowl of water for an assistance dog.
The venue does not have its own car park.
Photography and video recording
On occasion, Glasgow Life will be on the premises to film and take photos.
Parkhead Library, one of Glasgow’s Carnegie Libraries, used to have a separate entrance for children. Today, the library is home to a large, bright children’s area, and everybody can enter the library through the same door!
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