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Bowburn Library


Find out about the opening times, activities and services available at Bowburn library.

Bowburn Library

Opening hours

  • Monday: 2.00pm - 5.30pm
  • Tuesday: 2.00pm - 5.30pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 9.00am - 7.00pm
  • Friday: closed
  • Saturday: 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Sunday: closed
  • Public holidays: closed

For unexpected closures, please see our disruptions, closures and warnings page.

Events and activities

Reading GroupThird Thursday of every month, 2.00pm
Toddler Timecontact us for more details
Get CreativeEvery Tuesday, 2.00pm

Services available at our library

If you would like to browse our catalogue, request an item or renew an item already on loan, please visit Library Online. This facility also offers members of the library service access to a range of websites including Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Grove Music Online and Encyclopaedia Britannica Online.  

  • books, including large print and picture books, audiobooks and reference books
  • HealthZones
  • information leaflets
  • language courses
  • music scores
  • newspapers
  • public access computers with internet, word processing and other Office packages facilities.
  • Wi-fi (free)
  • colour photocopier
  • colour printer
  • scanner
  • ancestry online
  • study area

How to get here

The library is on the main street next to the community centre. 

The nearest bus stop is across the main road and past the set of traffic lights.

Cycle parking facilities - four are available at this library.

There is a car park to the rear of the library and more parking at the nearby community centre.

Contact us
Bowburn Library
03000 269 528
Our address is:
  • Durham Road
  • Bowburn
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH6 5AT
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