Forum Library

Are you looking for the latest bestseller? Do you need help in the job market? A wide range of services are available at Forum Library.

Advice Sessions & Community Groups - please download our list of regular events from the list on the right

DVDs - From the latest blockbusters to stand up comedy

Children's Library and Events - Regular storytimes, holiday events and reading schemes

Computers - Free WiFi, PC access and laptops for hire for library members

Jobclub - Find the help you need to search and apply for employment

Lego Club - Second and fourth Saturday of each month, from 2.00 - 4.00PM. Get creative and build exciting Lego models in a friendly social atmosphere. Suitable for all ages. Free sessions, no need to book.

Reference & Information Areas - Health & Business Information Points : Local & Family History (free access to Ancestry for library members)

Study Zone - Study at your own pace with one-to-one support from staff.

Writing Well & Speaking Well courses - Improve wellbeing through creative writing. Enquire via

If you aren't a member of Forum Library yet, it's so easy...complete a form at the library desk and you can borrow books right away. To use the computers or borrow CDs and DVDs you will need to show proof of name and address.

For more information call 0161 227 3770 or visit Manchester Library Service

Opening Hours

Now open longer hours and members can access the library during un-staffed hours by registering for Open Plus. Please speak to a member of staff or call 0161 227 3770 for further details.