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Coundon Library


Coundon Library is situated in the Eden Centre, alongside the GP surgery, dentist and SureStart. We offer a range of services for you and your family to enjoy.

Coundon Library

Opening hours

  • Monday 9.30am - 6.00pm
  • Tuesday - closed
  • Wednesday 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Thursday 9.30am - 3.00pm
  • Friday - closed
  • Saturday 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Sunday: closed
  • Public holidays: closed

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

How to get there

Buses from Bishop Auckland, Shildon, Spennymoor and Hartlepool stop nearby.

Cycle parking facilities - there are currently none available at this library.

What's available?

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 and audiobooks
  • 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

An access guide for this library is available at DisabledGo: Coundon Library

Regular activities 

  • Reading group - Every Monday from 2.00pm
  • Toddler time - Every Monday, 2.00pm - 3.00pm
  • Get creative - contact us for details
Contact us
Coundon Library
03000 269 525
Our address is:
  • The Eden Centre
  • Victoria Lane
  • Coundon
  • Bishop Auckland
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DL14 8NL
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