Trafford, part of the Greater Manchester conurbation, is bordered by Salford to the north, Manchester to the east and the Cheshire plains to the south. Spread over a diverse landscape that includes urban, rural and industrial areas Trafford Council was created in 1974 and is made up of four main towns; Altrincham, Sale, Stretford and Urmston.
Altrincham library, situated in the south of Trafford, is home to the main reference library. Here there is also a small business section with a range of information in both electronic and traditional formats. Resources include:
FAME (Financial Analysis Made Easy)
There is a recently updated careers and employment section and a dedicated PC should you wish to write a CV. The library also provides public internet access, back copies of newspapers, including The Financial Times, and faxing and photocopying facilities. Staff are on hand should you require any assistance.
The library is located in the center of Altrincham opposite the main bus, tram and rail interchange and is easily accessed from the motorway network.