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Basford Library

Contact Us

Email:  Tel: 0115 915 2855

Vernon Road, Basford, Nottingham, NG6 0AR

Map and Directions

Opening Hours

Monday 9am - 1pm
Tuesday 9am - 1pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9am - 6pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 9am - 1pm
Sunday Closed
Bank Holidays Closed





Facilities and services

Regular activities


Children and young people 


Messy Play



10.45am to 12pm

Totstime for under 5s



10.30am to 11am

For more details about regular activities visit our web pages The Library for Under 5s or 5-11 years or 12-19 years

Learning and creative


One to one basic computer help sessions



Book in advance only


 Knit and Knatter Group



9.30am to 12pm

Business and employment

Work Club for Job Seekers



 1pm to 2.30pm


Councillor Surgeries

Twice monthly

First and third Saturdays

 10.30am to 11.30am

Library Talks

Monthly from September to June 

2nd Tuesdays

10.30am to 11.30am

Debt and Benefit Advice



1pm to 5pm

Therapy Dog on Site



9am to 1pm

Games Cafe



10.30am to 11.30am


Visit our Library activities and events page for more details.

Or sign up to our Library Newsletter to receive updates about special events straight to your inbox! Or visit AskLiON


Other occasional events include:

Computer, iPad & tablet training sessions, the Summer Reading Challenge, Local History Talks, author visits and much more!


Special events

For a list of upcoming special events visit our calendar here.

Or sign up to our Library Newsletter to receive updates about special events straight to your inbox!