Important Service Update

Porth Library will be closed from Friday 26th February until Monday 15th March in order for the venue to operate as a Covid-19 Mass Testing Centre.

The library will reopen on Tuesday 16th March for Order and Collect service only.

During this time your nearest libraries will be Tonypandy (01443 432251) or Pontypridd (01443 562211)

We apologies for any inconvenience this may cause, thank you.



Library Services will be operating an "Order and Collect" service only. View more about the Order and Collect Service

Important Service Announcement

From 14th September, face coverings must be worn when entering any Rhondda Cynon Taf library.

Porth Library

Porth Plaza
Pontypridd Road,
CF39 9PG

Telephone (01443) 562227

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

Order and Collect Service

Library Services will be operating an "Order and Collect" service only. Books will be available for order and collection from the following libraries:

  • Pontypridd Library (Llys Cadwyn)
  • Treorchy Library
  • Aberdare Library
  • Canolfan Pennar
  • Porth Library
  • Rhydyfelin Library
  • Hirwaun Library 
  • Ferndale Library 
  • Pontyclun Library 
  • Church Village Library
  • Abercynon Library
  • Llantrisant Library
  • Tonypandy Library 

View more about the Order and Collect Service

Opening Hours

Please Note – Revised opening times during the “Order and Collect” service


Opening Times
 DayMorning Afternoon
 Monday 9:00am to 5:00pm
 Tuesday 9:00am to 5.00pm
 Wednesday CLOSED  
 Thursday 9:00am to 5:00pm
 Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm
 Saturday 9:00am to 1:00pm


12 x Public access PC’s (with MS Office Software)  Black and white/colour printer
Internet access  Scanner
Online catalogue  Photocopier
DVD Collection  CD and Memory Sticks on sale
Music Collection  

Disabled access

  • wheelchair access
  • lift to second floor

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