Important: there will be a restricted service only
It will not be possible to order material on a Saturday to consult on the day. Material will have to be ordered in advance or have already been consulted and placed on reserve.Material should be ordered online by midnight on Thursday at the latest, or have already been consulted and placed on reserve. This can be done from the Library’s main catalogue.
*Please not that the National Screen and Sound Archive Wales is closed on Saturdays.
If you require further advice, please fill in our online enquiry form or telephone 01970 632 933 before 16:00 on the Thursday. The sooner the better you order – material can be kept on reserve for up to 7 days.
So remember the following when arranging a visit to the reading rooms on a Saturday:
The Reception Staff will be here to welcome visitors and you will be able to register for a reader's ticket. Please remember that you must bring 2 forms of ID, one with a current address. For more information please visit our how to obtain a reader's ticket page.
The Library's Galleries will be open as usual on a Saturday. For more information on what's on please visit our events pages.
The Library shop will be open as usual.
There will be a restricted service in Pen Dinas café offering drinks, sandwiches, paninis, soup and snacks.
It will be possible to book meeting rooms as usual but please note the restricted service in Pen Dinas café. If a conference needs a buffet prepared then please arrange this by contacting 01970 632 801.
Parking will be free on Saturdays.