Oakham Library

Poplar Rise
B69 1RD

Opening hours

All libraries in Sandwell are currently closed.

We are working hard to re-open services as soon as possible.




  • The library has full wheelchair access
  • A hearing loop is available at the library counter

What will you find at Oakham library?


  • Books for all ages and tastes
  • Latest best sellers and much more
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Books on CD, MP3, audio tape and in large print
  • Children's DVDs
  • Free requests for items in stock in Sandwell


  • Free computer use - PCs shutdown 15 minutes before closing
  • Free internet and email
  • Photocopy and fax facilities
  • Accessibility computers with adaptive software
  • Online information resources
  • Local Councillor and MP surgeries
  • Help with job searches and your CV
  • Community information
  • Community area which is available to hire/use
  • The library has a dedicated quiet zone from Monday – Saturday 10am - 11am


  • Variety of events and activities for all ages
  • Regular coffee mornings
  • Talk and tea club with a different guest speaker each month 
  • Storytimes for under 5s
  • Activities for children
  • Children's craft club
  • Friends of the Rowley Regis libraries group
  • Homework help every Monday during term time
  • Basic IT classes

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