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Central Library, Cambridge Library


Cafe closure

We would like to inform customers that the café is due to close at the end of August. We hope to install vending machines to provide drinks and snacks.

Thank you for your continued custom.

Opening hours for Lion Yard Library
Opening times for Lion Yard Library and Cafe
Monday 9.30am - 6pm (library)
9.30am - 5pm (cafe)
Tuesday 9.30am - 6pm (library)
9.30am - 5pm (cafe)
Wednesday 9.30am - 7pm (library)
9.30am - 5pm (cafe)
Thursday 9.30am - 6pm (library)
9.30am - 5pm (cafe)
Friday 9.30am - 6pm (library)
9.30am - 5pm (cafe)
Saturday 10am - 6pm (library)
10am - 5pm (cafe)
Sunday 12noon - 4pm (library)
Cafe closed on Sundays

Facilities and Equipment
  • Car park
    Nearest is the multi-storey public car park in Grand Arcade
  • Public transport
    Bus station in Drummer Street. Bus stops in Emmanuel Street, 400 yards away. Railway Station 1 mile away.
    Check bus timetables
  • Accessibility
    Wheelchair-friendly and fully accessible for all
  • Toilets
    With disability access
  • Scanner
  • Photocopier
    4 self-service colour photocopier
  • Fax
    Staff operated fax from third floor helpdesk
  • Computers
    From 1 May 2018, internet access will be free for the first 30 minutes, then a £1 fee will be charged for every additional hour or part of an hour. Concessions are available.
    Book a computer online
  • Printer
    A4 and A3 colour on each floor
    See charges details
  • 1 microfiche and 2 microfilm reader printers
    Located in Cambridgeshire Collection
  • Note/coin change machines
    Available on first floor.
  • Free WiFi
    You don't need to have a library card to use this service.

Additional Services

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