Visit us

The Leeds Library welcomes visitors but we do ask that you make an appointment.

A good way to sample the library is to attend our public events or attend a tour.  We hold tours on the first Saturday and the middle Wednesday of the month.  Please check our events page for dates and to book a place on any of the tours or events.  If you wanted to book a group tour can accommodate group tours of to 15.  Charges apply.  Please see the event booking form for details.

We also open to the public on Thursday evenings between 5pm and 7pm.

Small bags may be brought into the library.  Large bags can be secured in the lockers in the ground floor entrance foyer.

If you would like to use the Leeds Library as a researchers – please make an appointment at least 48 hours in advance to consult a particular item. Please see our Research page for more information.


Events at The Leeds Library

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Chelping @ The Leeds Library – featuring Maria Ferguson and Joshua Judson

February 24 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm

Join us for Chelping, one of the region's leading spoken word nights, starring Maria Ferguson and Joshua Judson

Tim Marshall- The Power of Geography LLF22

February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Journalist Tim Marshall talks about his new book, Power of Geography which examines ten regions that are set to shape global politics and power – claiming if you want to understand what’s happening in the world, look at a map

AC Grayling – For The Good of the World- LLF22

February 27 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Join acclaimed philosopher, historian and author Professor A.C. Grayling as he discusses he discusses his new book - 'For The Good of the World' which asks the question - Is it possible to get global agreement on global challenges.

In Conversation with Jacqueline Sutherland LLF22

February 28 @ 12:30 am - 1:30 pm

Jacqueline Sutherland in conversation talking about Coffin Club - her spine tingling crime novel and her journey to becoming an author.

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