Spring Bank Holiday - our offices are closed

Council offices and contact centres are closed on Saturday 27 May and Monday 29 May. Your bins will be collected as normal on Bank Holiday Monday. Libraries are closed on Monday 29 May only.

Tipton Library

Owen House
17 Unity Walk

Opening hours

  • Monday: 9.30am - 6pm
  • Tuesday: 9.30am - 1pm
  • Wednesday: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Thursday: Closed
  • Friday: 9.30am - 5pm
  • Saturday: 10am - 1pm
  • Sunday: Closed


Tel: 0121 557 1796
Fax: 0121 557 6459
24 Hour renewals hotline: 0121 569 4949
Email: tipton_library@sandwell.gov.uk



  • The library has full wheelchair access and a lift to the library on the first floor
  • A hearing loop is available at the library counter

The library includes Tipton Heritage Centre, with items of historical interest on display.

What will you find at Tipton library?


  • Books for all ages and tastes
  • Children's area with books, and children's DVDs
  • Daily newspapers
  • Books on CD, audio tape and in large print
  • Latest and classic films on DVD
  • Free requests for items in stock in Sandwell
  • Free Ukulele loans with instruction book and CD


  • Free computer use - PCs shutdown 15 minutes before closing
  • Free WiFi for library members
  • Free internet and email
  • Accessibility computers with adaptive software
  • Online information resources
  • Ancestry group - helping you to trace your family tree
  • Quiet zones Monday 9.30am - 11.30am, Wednesday 11am - 1pm and Friday 12noon - 2pm


  • Local history events and talks every month
  • Storytimes for under 5s
  • Activities for children
  • Local history group
  • Scrabble club
  • Stay and play sessions 
  • Knit and natter group 

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