These compact collections serve the local community and offer the opportunity to borrow books using a self-service machine.  Please note items that are chargeable are not available to borrow or reserve from neighbourhood collections, these include talking books and DVDs. 

There are also computers set up offering internet access and more, please see Downloads.

You can return books to any library in the borough, any special requests for books that aren't on display can be made as normal via the library ordering service.

Requested books can be delivered to the Neighbourhood collection or any other library in the borough.

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Halliwell UCAN
Hatfield Rd, Bolton BL1 3BU

Heaton Centre
New Hall Lane, Bolton BL1 5LF
Oldhams Children's Centre
Forfar St, Bolton BL1 6RN
Tonge UCAN
Tonge Moor Rd, Bolton BL2 2LE
Monday  9.00am - 12.30pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9.30am -12:30pm and 2pm - 4pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 6pm 9am - 3pm 9am - 5pm 9.30am -12:30pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 6pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 12pm Closed
Thursday 9.30am - 6pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9.30am -12:30pm and 2pm - 4pm 
Friday 9.30am - 5pm 9am - 5pm 9am - 12pm and 3pm - 5pm 9.30am -12:30pm and 2pm - 4pm 
Saturday 9.30am - 12.30pm Closed  Closed Closed
Sunday Closed  Closed  Closed Closed
Contact Halliwell UCAN Centre
01204 335407
Horwich Library
01204 332347
Bromley Cross Library
01204 332354
Breightmet Library
01204 332352

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Bolton Libraries and Museum Services

Central Library

Le Mans Crescent



Telephone 01204 333173
Fax 01204 332225

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