Library facilities (incl. location & opening hours)

Browsing the books at Pontypridd Library

Rhondda Cynon Taf Library Service has 13 libraries including three main libraries at Aberdare, Pontypridd and Treorchy.

We also have four mobile libraries to serve communities that don’t have a library building.

To view information about your local library including opening hours, addresses, telephone numbers and any special facilities offered, please select your library from the navigation list to the left.



Customer  Notice

Pontypridd Library will be closed from Monday October 5th for one week in order to improve the lighting system. The Library will re-open on Monday October 12th at 9am.You can renew your books online, by phone or in person at any of our other libraries.We regret the short notice and for any inconvenience caused.

Many thanks



2015 RCT Libraries Anthology. 

Once again, all people who live, work or study in Rhondda Cynon Taf are being invited to submit creative pieces for inclusion in the 2015 Anthology. 

There is no restriction on the subject matter, or the number of entries, although short stories should be no longer than 2,000 words, and we are happy to receive them written in either Welsh or English. 

People who wish to submit entries can do so by e-mailing them to: to arrive no later than June 30th

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Opening Hours

Select a library from the navigation to display further information including opening hours of that library.

Other Services

As well as offering loan materials, the Rhondda Cynon Taf Library Service also offers the following resources to library users:

Fax Messages

Fax messages can be sent from and received at Aberdare , Pontypridd and Treorchy Libraries. Please ask a member of staff for assistance.


All our libraries have photocopying facilities.


All of our libraries have scanners available for public use

Microfilm/Microfiche Readers

We currently have microfilm/microfiche readers available for public use at the following libraries:

eBooks and Online Resources

A list of ebooks and online resources available to library members.


A small charge may be made for using some of the resources, please see our Libraries Fees and Charges page for current costs.