Pollokshields Library

Pollokshields Library

Pollokshields Library is a building made from red sandstone, situated on the corner of two streets.

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Free Entry

Pollokshields 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, Pollokshields 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.

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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

View the accessibility guide for Pollokshields Library on AccessAble

Accessible toilets

The accessible toilet is 13m (14yd) from the main entrance.

Assistance dogs

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

Wheelchair access

Baby changing

Baby feeding


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.

Study spaces

Free wifi

Location Map


0141 276 1685

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Leslie Street, Glasgow, G41 2LF

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An interior shot of Pollokshields Library with bookcases and tables. In the background, there is a person standing at the information desk.
An interiror shot of Pollokshields library with a book display in the foreground.
An interior shot of Pollokshields Library with people sitting on chairs and working at tables.
The information desk at Pollokshields Library.