Stockport Library and Information Service

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We encourage access to and exploitation of a huge collection of lending and information stock for users at 16 libraries throughout the Stockport area.
We also promote and support the use of our People's network computer facilities.
Our four key commitments are the provision of high quality information and advice, supporting learners of all ages and abilities, delivering real cultural impact through the promotion of books and reading and ensuring access for all.
Central Library houses two different departments: the Lending Library and the Local Heritage Library.
There are branch libraries at Adswood and Bridgehall, Bramhall, Bredbury, Brinnington, Cheadle, Cheadle Hulme, Edgeley, Great Moor, Hazel Grove, Heald Green, The Heatons, High Lane, Marple, Offerton and Reddish.
The Home Library Service delivers books and other items to people unable to visit our libraries and to their full time carers. To find out more please ring 0161 474 5600 or email

Venue Type:

Archive, Library

Opening hours

Opening times vary from library to library. To find out more details visit our website at
Opening times for Central Library:-
Monday 10am-7pm
Tuesday 10am-7pm
Wednesday and Thursday 9am-5pm
Friday 9am-7pm
Saturday 9am-4pm

Closed: Sundays

Admission charges


An extensive selection of lending and information bookstock and multimedia for users at 15 libraries throughout the Stockport area.
Free access to People's Network computers and the internet.
The Heritage Library has a large collection of local history and family history resources.

Collection details


Stockport Library and Information Service
Central Library
Wellington Road South




Stockport Library Service

0161 217 6009

Local Heritage Library

0161 4744530


Stockport Central Library

0161 474 4486

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.