Singleton Park and Bay Campus Libraries

The Library and Information Centre at Singleton Park and the Bay Library are open 24 hours, every day of the year except for Christmas Day (25 December), Boxing Day (26 December) and New Year’s Day (1 January). Desks are normally staffed from 8am-midnight seven days a week.


Building Open

Staffed Hours


Monday - Friday

24 hours

8am* - 8pm

Saturday - Sunday

24 hours

10am - 8pm

Opening times for other branches: South Wales Miners' Library Banwen ; St. David's Park Library

 *The service desk at Singleton Park Library will be closed until 10am on Tuesday mornings for staff training.

*The service desk at the Bay Library will be closed until 10am on Thursday mornings for staff training from the 1st October 2016.

Security staff will also be in the building during the evening hours.

Please be aware that following services are not available when the Library is unstaffed:

  • Access to the Short loan and Theses collections (although overnight loan books are available from the open shelves).
  • Paying fines by cash or under £5.
  • Issuing out books if you owe fines.
  • Having the assistance of library staff for subject work.
  • Collecting reserved books and items.
  • Picking up interlibrary loan items