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Library updates: How to get involved

Library updates: How to get involved

Date: 12 July 2021 | By: admin

Aberafan Shopping Centre is the home of Port Talbot Library, which is available for a wide range of services including browsing, PCs, Call and Collect and more. The library is located on the 1st floor of the centre; it’s a great way of accessing free resources such as books and audiobooks… plus it’s completely free to join too!

Updates: How to get involved

Mystery Bags

Who doesn’t love a mystery? Library staff have introduced mystery bags, which contain a selection of surprise library books. The bags are sealed, so that borrowers can enjoy the anticipation of opening it to discover their bounty.

Once completed, you just return the books and pick your next adventure. There is a selection of different genres to choose from; thriller, true crime, romance, family saga, health & fitness, mindfulness, children’s mindfulness and a surprise bag.

The concept has really taken off and staff have received rave reviews from visitors, so what are you waiting for, join the fun!

Junior Library

The library has had some lovely new books in its junior section for all ages. Open all day on Saturday from 9am until 4.30pm, if families would like to pop in and have a look around.

Health & Wellbeing Section

The health & wellbeing section of the library boasts a wide selection, with a lot of great books covering all aspects of the subject.

In all sections of the library, staff try to accommodate requests made by regular borrowers for any additional content.

To find out more all the services available at Port Talbot Library with our centre, follow the link below:


Aberafan Shopping Centre,
Port Talbot,
SA13 1PB

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