Libraries To maintain the current guidelines around social distancing for the safety of our staff and customers you will be able to: access open libraries for book browsing and borrowing, with evening opening to 7pm Monday to Friday at some libraries - see individual site pages for details. attend activities and events in libraries – these are being reintroduced and may require booking to avoid disappointment, please check with your local library. Please see individual site web pages for opening hours Altrincham Coppice Hale Lostock Old Trafford Partington Sale (including Local Studies) Timperley Stretford Urmston Woodsend All other libraries are currently closed. eLibrary Don't forget we have eBooks, eAudio-books, eMagazines and eNewspapers so you can still read-away to your heart's content. Visit our eLibrary page to find out more. Joining the library If you aren’t already a member you can join online and make use of our online services, your temporary membership will last until we reopen our buildings. Visit our online catalogue to register for temporary membership.