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Select and Collect Libraries

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You can collect your requested books and return your current loans at any library in Central Bedfordshire and Bedford Central and Kempston Libraries in Bedford Borough.
Details of the library opening times and each library's Select and Collect Line are listed below.

Ampthill Library | Barton Library | Bedford Central Library |Biggleswade Library | Dunstable Library | Flitwick Library | Houghton Regis Library | Kempston Library |Leighton Buzzard Library | Potton Library | Sandy Library | Shefford Library | Stotfold Library | Toddington Library

Only visit the library when you have been told your requests are ready for collection, they will be held for two weeks for you.
Government guidelines apply to the collection of your requests, when you arrive at your pick-up library you must follow the rules outlined in your collection notice and below:

  • Queue 2 metres apart outside the library as guided
  • Only send one person from your household, unless this is impossible to do so
  • Have the reference number and the surname of the person who ordered the books
  • Please remember you must wear a face covering when visiting a library, unless you have a legitimate reason not to.
  • Do not open your book parcel until you have left the collection area
     

You must not visit the library if you, or anyone in your household, have had any Covid-19 symptoms in the last 14 days.
Just contact us and we will happily extend the collection date for your books, or someone from outside your household could collect them for you.

We cannot answer any questions or queries at the collection point, please contact us or call your local Select and Collect Line instead.


Ampthill Library | Barton Library | Bedford Central Library |Biggleswade Library | Dunstable Library | Flitwick Library | Houghton Regis Library | Kempston Library |Leighton Buzzard Library | Potton Library | Sandy Library | Shefford Library | Stotfold Library | Toddington Library

Ampthill Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 13.00
Wednesday - 14.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 13.00
Friday - 9.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8053


Barton Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 13.00
Wednesday - 14.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 13.00
Friday - 9.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8054


Bedford Central Library

Monday - 11.00 - 13.00
Tuesday - 11.00 - 13.00
Wednesday - 11.00 - 13.00
Thursday - 11.00 - 13.00
Friday - 11.00 - 13.00
Saturday - 10.00 - 13.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 01234 718178 open 11.00 to 16.00 Monday to Saturday.


Biggleswade Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 18.00
Friday - 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8055


Dunstable Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 18.00
Friday - 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8056


Flitwick Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 18.00
Friday - 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8057


Houghton Regis Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 18.00
Friday - 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8058


Kempston Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 10.00 - 12.30
Wednesday - Closed
Thursday - 10.00 - 12.30
Friday - Closed
Saturday - 9.30 - 12.30
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 01234 718178 open 11.00 to 16.00 Monday to Saturday.

Leighton Buzzard Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 18.00
Friday - 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8059


Potton Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 13.00
Wednesday - 2.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 13.00
Friday - 9.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8063


Sandy Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 18.00
Friday - 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8065


Shefford Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Wednesday - 9.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 18.00
Friday - 9.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8067


Stotfold Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 13.00
Wednesday - 14.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 13.00
Friday - 9.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8068


Toddington Library

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - 9.00 - 13.00
Wednesday - 14.00 - 18.00
Thursday - 9.00 - 13.00
Friday - 9.00 - 13.00 and 14.00 - 18.00
Saturday - 9.00 - 16.00
Sunday - Closed

Select and Collect Line: 0300 300 8069


Page last updated: 4th November 2020