Pontypridd Library

Library Road,
CF37 2DY

Tel: 01443 486850
Fax: 01443 493258
Email:  Pontypridd.Library@rctcbc.gov.uk

View Pontypridd Library on a map

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

Opening Hours

Monday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm


12 x Public access PCs (with MS Office Software) Scanner
Internet access (Wifi hotspot) Fax machine
Online catalogue Microfiche and microfilm readers
DVD collection 1 x Express PC
Digital Audio Book collection CD and Memory Sticks on sale

Reference Library (designated Welsh Assembly link library 
& European Public Information Centre.)

Photocopier Community Meeting room *
Black and white/colour printer  

* 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.


  • Monday                       Toddler time                           1.30-2.30pm
  • Monday                       Welsh class                             7.00–9.00pm
  • Tuesday                       Family history                          10.00 – 12.00 noon
  • Tuesday                       Dragon Savers Credit Union   1.00-2.30pm
  • Tuesday                       Guitar class                             5.00-7.00pm
  • Tuesday                       Welsh class                             7.00–9.00pm
  • Wednesday                 Welsh class                             7.00–9.00pm
  • Thursday                     Knitting Nanas                         9.30-12.30pm
  • Friday                          Local history                            10.00–12.00 noon
  • Friday                          Digital Friday                           10.00-12.00 noon
  • Friday                          Interlink                                   9.00-12.00 noon
  • Saturday                      Stop Smoking                          9.00-1.00pm


  • RCT Carers
  • Book Club

Disabled access

  • wheelchair access

Reference library

Pontypridd Library has a separate reference and local studies library. Its collection covers the Rhondda Cynon Taf County Borough with special emphasis being placed upon the Taff Vale area. The collection contains books, newspapers, periodicals, maps, plans, directories, illustrations and ephemera. Census returns and Electoral Registers are amongst the many records available for people researching their family history.

More information on our local and family history services is also available.

For reference inquiries, e-mail: Library.Reference@rctcbc.gov.uk

You can also make an online enquiry to the three Reference Libraries.

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