Libraries in the Vale

Borrow books, music and films, enjoy free internet access and use our online resources at Vale libraries


In Vale libraries we aim to inspire people and encourage a sense of place through libraries with books, information, learning, online access, music, film and services for every resident in spaces that bring local communities together.


Vale library members have access to over 200,000 books, 6,000 talking books, 7,000 music CDs, 9,000 DVDs as well as free book reservations for any book in Wales, free internet access and a host of other fantastic services.


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Group of people in a computer lessonComing up in October...and beyond

Cowbridge and Penarth libraries will be hosting quizzes on Tuesday 14 October. See our what's on page for more information.

This autumn sees the return of computer and family history taster sessions to libraries. Please see our classes page for more details.

 13/10/2015 Due to continuing technical problems at the St. Hilary transmitter computer access is still unavailable at Cowbridge library. Work is ongoing to rectify the matter. 





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