Please note: Due to the coronavirus outbreak, this library will be closed to the public until further notice so that staff can be redeployed to support key services.
Aberdare Library

Green Street
CF44 7AG
Telephone (01685) 880050
Fax (01685) 881181

View Aberdare Library on a map

Use the online library catalogue to browse, reserve and renew items.

Opening Hours

From Monday 23rd March this library will be open Monday – Saturday between 9.00am-5.00pm

Day Of WeekTime
Monday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm


19 x public access PCs (with MS Office Software) Photocopier    
Internet access Black and white/colour printer    
Online catalogue Scanner    
Wifi hotspot Community Meeting room *    
DVD collection Fax machine    
Audio book collection Laminating service    
CD and Memory Sticks on sale    
Microfilm/microfiche readers Reference Library    

* Use of the community meeting room is free of charge to Community Groups, Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough Council bookings and Non Profit organisations. Commercial organisations can hire the room at reasonable rates.

To reserve the room please contact us.

Classes at the library

  • Guitar Class                                         Monday                       6.00-8.00pm
  • U3A                                         every second Monday             2.00-3.15pm
  • Reading Group                       first Tuesday of the month       2.00-3.00pm
  • Baby Massage                                     Tuesday                     10.30-11.00am
  • PACE                                                   Tuesday                      9.00-1.00pm
  • ‘Scribblers’ Creative Writing               Wednesday                 10.00-1.00pm
  • Story Time & Toy Library                    Wednesday                 10.30-11.30
  • Lip Reading Class                               Wednesday                  2.00-4.00pm
  • Welsh Class                                         Thursday                     9.30-11.30am
  • Travol Transport                     Thursday 3 weekly                  10.00-12 noon
  • Premature babies group         2nd Thursday of the month       12.30-2.30pm
  • Poetry Society                         1st & 3rd Thursday of the month         2.00-4.00pm
  • Glamorgan Family History Society      2nd Thursday of the month     1.30-3.30pm
  • Digital Friday                                       Friday                            10.00-12 noon
  • Interlink                                               Friday                             9.00-1.00pm
  • Stop Smoking Wales                           Friday                          1.00-4.30pm
  • U3A – Welsh                                       Friday                            11.30-1.00pm


Disabled access

  • disabled parking 
  • wheelchair access
  • lift to second floor

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