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Botwell Green Library
Botwell Green Sports and Leisure Centre, East Avenue, Hayes, Middlesex UB3 2HW
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|Opening times |
|Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday||9am to 7pm|
|Thursday||9am to 8pm|
|Friday||9am to 7pm|
|Saturday||9am to 5pm|
|Sunday||10am to 1pm|
|Closed on Bank Holidays |
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Book a PC
- 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)
- A quick reference section
- Photocopying facilities
- Study areas
- 2 Catalogue PCs
- Coffee bar
- Meeting room to hire, please contact 01895 558 633 for more information
- Black and white and colour printing
Books, talking books, DVDs, promotions
- 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)
- Online Library includes Britannica, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford English Dictionary, newspaper and journal databases, Times Digital Archives and much more.
- 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,
- Fiction and non-fiction books are available in community languages - Arabic, Bengali, Farsi, Gujarati, Hindi, Panjabi, Polish, Tamil, and Urdu.
- 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
- Storybooks and Information books suitable for ages 0-13
- Stories on CD and cassette
- Children's DVDs
- Weekly storytimes
Automatic entrance doors.
There is a lift suitable for wheelchairs for access to the upper floors.
Registered assistance dogs are welcome.
The public toilets have been adapted for disabled access.
Parking is available for disabled drivers.
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21 Mar 2016 at 08:47