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Oakdale Library

Oakdale Library is on the corner of Wimborne Road and Dorchester Road, opposite Poole Skills and Learning Centre.

This library has the following:

  • books, DVD's and audiobooks for all the family to borrow and hire
  • computers with free access to the internet and printing facilities
  • free WiFi
  • photocopying
  • daily newspapers and magazines to read in the library
  • tea and coffee available for a small charge
  • self-service kiosks to issue and return your items to avoid queuing
  • 24/7 drop-box so you can return your items at any time
  • Bookerie Reading Garden, new Sea of Learning garden and Adventure Trail and Remembrance

Events and activities

We hold events in all of our libraries. You can check:


Wimborne Road
BH15 3EF
Ramp and level access to the library adjacent to a free car park with one disabled parking space, further parking is available across the road at Poole Skills and Learning.
01202 674213
Contact Name
Janet Westcott
Contact Position
Library Manager
See Journey Planner on right-hand side of this page, where you can view bus, car and train routes from your location.
Times Available:
Monday to Wednesday: 10:00am to 12:30pm and 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Thursday: closed. Friday: 10:00am to 12:30pm and 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 1:00pm
All Year Round
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Referral Procedure:
Visit in person or contact by telephone, e-mail, fax or letter;
Are your staff DBS Approved?
Do you have a First Aid Policy?
Do you have Public Liability Insurance?