Lincoln Central Library

lincoln central library

You can get in touch with the Lincoln Central Library by calling
01522 782010. The library is located in the city centre by St Swithin’s Church and the coach station on Broadgate.

About Lincoln Central Library

Lincoln Central Library is based in the city centre which is easily accessed via public transport as well as in a car as it is located on Broadgate. It is a space that is used frequently by students in the area for studying as well as other community members who use it for the book services. There are rooms you can hire that hold up to 80 seats that have a kitchen, that is often used by local organisations and charities. Inside the Lincoln Central Library, there is also the Lincoln Central Children’s Library and the Tennyson Research Centre.


The Lincoln Central Library offers the normal services offered by libraries such as lending out books, offering access to computers and the internet as well as documents. They also offer story time for little ones. You can also order in books from other libraries in Lincolnshire if you can’t find the book you would like. There are rooms to hire in the library as well as rooms available for you to just go into if you’re planning a group study etc.


The library is fully accessible for wheelchair users and it also has a disabled toilet, there are also baby changing facilities. There are computers you can log into and work on and there is free wifi. There are faxing services, laminating services, photocopying services and scanning services available. There is also a library shop. You can loan a selection of CD and DVD’s as well as spoken word CDs. There is a self-service for returning books as well as a self-issuing service for library members.

Opening Times

The library’s opening times are:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 9.00 to 17.00
  • Thursday: 9.00 to 18.00
  • Closed on Sunday’s

Contact Information

You can get in touch with the Lincoln Central Library by calling 01522 782010 you’ll be able to speak to a member of their staff who will be able to answer any questions or solve any problems you may have. You can email the library by going to the website and selecting the Lincoln Central Library, click contact us and fill out the online form you should receive an email back in a few days. You can send the library a letter to:

Lincoln Central Library
Free School Lane