Laisterdyke Library

  • Disabled access 
  • Photocopier 
  • Induction loop 
  • Asian language books 
  • Council information 
  • Children's activities 
  • Free Internet access, word processing, etc.

Opening hours

Day Opening times
Monday 9.30am to 7pm
Tuesday 9.30am to 5.30pm
Wednesday 9.30am to 1pm
Thursday 9.30am to 7pm
Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm
Saturday 9.30am to 4pm

About Laisterdyke Library

This library is a purpose built space within Laisterdyke Centre owned by Bradford Metropolitan District Council which was opened in 1985. All facilities are on the ground floor. Roadside parking is available and the building is well positioned in the community at the top of Leeds Road near to local shops and schools. The floor area of the library is 170 square metres.

As well as over 12,000 books and free internet access, the library offers regular storytimes, taster sessions for IT learners and access to information throughout the district.

Standards Actual
Floor Area (IFLA 1962): 40 square metres per 1,000 population 170
New items purchased: 216 per 1,000 population 2,707
Public access computers: 6 per 10,000 population 10
Book Issues 46,444
Audio Visual Issues 397
Visitors per Annum: l 6,000 visits per 1,000 population 67,541