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Brecon Library



Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 9.30 am - 5 pm
Tuesday 9.30 am - 7 pm
Saturday 9.30 am - 1 pm
  1. Please tell us how much research time you need.
    Do not send any money at this stage

  2. Copyright declaration in the event of photocopied published or unpublished material being supplied.

    I declare that:

    - I have not previously been supplied with a copy of the same material by you or any other librarian;

    - I will not use the copy except for research for a non-commercial purpose or private study and will not supply a copy of it to any other person;

    - To the best of my knowledge, no other person with whom I work or study has made or intends to make, at or about the same time as this request, a request for substantially the same material for substantially the same purpose.

    - I understand that if the declaration is false in a material particular, the copy supplied to me by you will be an infringing copy, and that I shall be liable for infringement of copyright as if I had made the copy myself.



Call charges

Library Facilities

  • Large print books
  • Audiobooks
  • Local Studies – including maps
  • DVDs
  • Reference collections
  • Newspapers
  • Printers/scanner
  • 19 Computers
  • Children's computer
  • Welsh Assembly Government Information
  • European Public Information Centre
  • Fax
  • Photocopier

Computer sessions finish 15 minutes before library closing time.

Brecon library also has an exhibition space which is available for hire.

A local and family history research service is also available. 

Image of details of Rhyme and Story time, every Tuesday 11-11.30am