Balloch Opening Times

The library is currently closed today

Opening Times

Monday 9:30 AM - 4:55 PM
Tuesday 1:30 PM - 7:55 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM - 4:55 PM
Thursday 9:30 AM - 4:55 PM
Friday 9:30 AM - 4:55 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM - 12:55 PM
Sunday Closed

Welcome to West Dunbartonshire Libraries

Want to find your local library and its opening hours, get involved in our reading events or even search your family tree? It is all here. Let us share our passion for reading - a wonderful life-long leisure pastime.

Balloch library buildingFacilities:

Balloch Library
Disabled Access Yes 
Public Toilets No

Other rooms and facilities available in this library:

Macmillan Drop-in Centre 

Macmillan @ Balloch Library

If you're affected by cancer you may want to know there's someone you can turn to for help.

West Dunbartonshire Libraries are working with Macmillan Cancer Support to provide a network of Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Drop-In Services in your local community.

Drop-In Services

Drop-in services are now available at the following times and locations:

Drop in services
Location Days Opening Hours
Alexandria Library Monday 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Balloch Library Tuesday 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Dalmuir Library Monday 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Dumbarton Library Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Clydebank Library Thursday 12 noon - 2:00 pm

Find out more at: Macmillan cancer support information


Learning Centre Computer Suite

The computer suite contains 6 adult and 2 junior computers which can be booked out by community groups to use for classes. They offer the following:

  • Windows 7 on all computers
  • Microsoft Office: (Version 2010) on all machines
  • Free broadband Internet connection
  • Full-colour printing
  • A4 scanning facilities
  • CD burning facilities

The computers are available to library members to use for free and are also utilised for the various free computer courses ran by Quest the libraries computer training team and other partner organisations. 

Various tabled seating areas

Theses areas are ideal from small group activities, meetings and discussions groups.

Junior Space

The junior area of the library is a large welcoming environment with moveable shelving units. The space is used for family activities such as Bookbug song and rhyme sessions, and Storytelling. The facilities include:

  • Two junior PCs with free access to the internet
  • Junior fiction and non-fiction books
  • Junior DVDs
  • Picture and board books
  • Talking books on CD
  • Toys and games 
  • Bookbug and Storytime sessions