OUR QUICK PICKS TABLE IS AVAILABLE FOR INSTANT LOANS - just turn up with your library card and choose from our TABLE OF ASSORTED BOOKS - Adults, Childrens, Welsh, English!
Or you can ORDER & COLLECT Book Service is back now (March 2021).
We have a huge amount of titles in the library both our own (Y Lolfa's Own) books and Neath Port Talbot books. Browse the up to date Y Lolfa lists using the link/buttons here on the page to scan through the titles we stock! We have separated the titles into; Adults; Children; Well Being or use the NPT Book finder to check for NPT owned books.
Then just choose your WAY TO ORDER by clicking the link or phoning the number!
RETURNS LEFT IN BIN BY DOOR (we are doing everything we can for Safety re Covid 19).
We now offer this service if you come to the library IN PERSON - RING THE BELL and wait to have your order processed outside - our volunteers are keen to help!
The service is simple get in CONTACT using phone/email or our simple form (links right here)
Have the following READY:
EMAIL OR PHONE NUMBER
LIBRARY MEMBERSHIP NUMBER
(click on the yellow button link at top of page to join if you aren't a member already!)
Choose an option :-
We will chose 5 books for you or try to fulfil your specific choice
Library Volunteers will pick & pack your books in paper bag which will be quarantined for 72 hours in line with Welsh Government advice
Library volunteers will contact you to arrange preferred pick up appointment time on a Wednesday or Saturday only. PLEASE NOTE – LIBRARY PICK UP BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Although we now offer a bell service to order in person!
We aim to provide you a pick up appointment within a week of your order
Returns: we will have a clearly marked container near the door for returns to be dropped into for quarantine & cleaning.
Use the buttons above to link directly to our Book Lists in PDF form. Use the NPT link button to access NPT's Website for book finding.
If you need inspiration, try the following links; Who Else Writes Like this lets you first log in then type the authors you enjoy and will offer lots of alternatives.
For Children the BOOK SORTER from the Reading Agency's Summer Reading Challenge is a child friendly way to put in details like child's age, hobbies and likes and gives examples of books that might be suitable.
Don't forget all the books available on BORROW BOX - a free app that's downloadable if you are a member of NEATH PORT TALBOT Librarys. (join above!) You can also use the many online resources available to Neath Port Talbot Library members. HERE
Neath Port Talbot Libraries have a dedicated facebook page with activities that compliment GCG Library's own activities.
Canolfan Maerdy Food Hub open during weekdays. Our clubs are currently online,
Y Lolfa's Novels @ Night Adult Book CLub, using Borrowbox, Lego Club Facebook group and Book Clubs for all ages plus French Fun weekly classes all on Zoom Clubs... Do contact us by the any of the social media links below, phone or email to find out more!