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Botwell Green Library

Botwell Green Sports and Leisure Centre, East Avenue, Hayes, Middlesex UB3 2HW

Botwell Green library

Tel:      01895 558633

Email:  botwellgreen-library@hillingdon.gov.uk

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Opening hours:
Monday 9am to 7pm (closed on Bank Holidays)
Tuesday 9am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 7pm
Thursday 9am to 8pm
Friday 9am to 7pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday 10am to 1pm

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Facilities Botwell Green library 2

  • 18 public access PCs, 2 Apple iMacs, 2 children friendly PCs - for Internet, email, MS Office, scanning
  • Dedicated laptop bar
  • Free WiFi throughout the library (for visitors aged 15 and over - ask staff for more details)
  • Plug sockets for your personal IT devices available in designated areas
  • 2 Catalogue PCs
  • Black and white and colour printing
  • Photocopying facilities
  • Domestic battery recycling bin
  • Study areas
  • Coffee bar
  • Meeting room for hire

Your library online 

online library banner - small Free online reference library - includes One Click Digital eBooks and eAudiobooks, Zinio digital magazines, a wide range of encyclopedias and reference resources to help you with your homework (Britannica, Credo Reference) or research (Oxford University Press, Ancestry) and many more. 

Parking visitor vouchers

parking vouchers If you live at a property within a parking management scheme in Hayes (HY1, HY2, HY3 and HY4), you can purchase visitor vouchers at Botwell Green Library.    
Alternatively please contact Parking Permits on 01895 250633.

Books, talking books, DVDs, promotions

  • Books available in the following languages: Arabic, Bengali, Farsi, Gujarati, Hindi, Kurdish, Panjabi, Polish, Somali, Tamil, and Urdu
  • A collection of X BOX 360 and PS3 games is available.  Loan charges and periods are the same as DVDs.  
  • Assisted facilities available including fully accessible PCs - Supernova (screen reader and magnifier) 
  • Botwell Green library Newspapers / magazines
  • Collection of learning materials
  • Disabled access and toilets
  • Books, talking books, promotions
  • Graphic novels and Manga collections, including Young Manga
  • Under 5's weekly story time session (term-time only)
  • Playaways for adults and children - new digital audio books, preloaded pocket sized digital media players
  • Fiction books arranged in collections of adult fiction, crime and thrillers, science fiction and fantasy and romances
  • Non-fiction books arranged in subject categories
  • Large print and talking books
  • Specialist health books available
  • Audiovisual resources in community languages also available here - Bollywood films, Health DVDs and Asian music
  • ImaginAsian collection - including books in English
  • Skills for life collection, including English Support (for people where English is not their first language); Graded Readers; Skills for Life; Basic IT. The collection includes language courses, learning material, picture dictionaries, books on spelling, grammar etc.
  • Themed book promotions including What's Hot best selling hardback fiction
  • Teenage collection available

Access and assisted facilities

accessibility - auto_doors Automatic entrance doors

accessibility - lift Wheelchair access to upper floors via lift

accessibility - dog Registered assistance dogs welcome

accessibility - wc Accessible disabled toilets available

accessibility - parking Disabled bays available


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