Bakersfield Library

Bakersfield Library is the first Community Partnership Library for Nottingham. It is situated on the corner of Watson Avenue and Swains Avenue, just off Sneinton Dale.

Opening Times

  • Monday: 2pm to 5pm
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: 9.30am to 1pm
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday: 2pm to 6pm 
  • Saturday: 10am to 1pm
  • Sunday: Closed

Contact Details

Watson Avenue

Telephone/ fax: 0115 915 0199

Transport Information

Nottingham City bus number 43 passes close to the library.
To plan your journey to the library visit On street parking is available near the library.


Regular Activities 

All these activities are free

  • Tots Time (term time only), every Wednesday, 10:30am to 11:00am
  • Bakersfield Library Reading Group, first Friday of each month, 4:45pm to 5:45pm
  • Police Surgeries, first and third Friday of each month - contact the library to check times
  • Councillor Surgeries, first and third Saturday of each month. 10:00am to 11:00am

For information on upcoming events at this library, please visit our What's On Page 

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