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Crook Library


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

Opening hours

  • Monday: 1.30pm - 5.00pm
  • Tuesday: 9.30am - 7.00pm
  • Wednesday: 9.30am - 12.30pm
  • Thursday: 9.30am - 7.00pm
  • Friday: 9.30am - 5.00pm
  • 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 GroupSecond Monday of every month, 2.00pm - 3.00pm
Toddler TimeEvery Friday, 10.00am - 11.00am. Please note this is term time only.
Get Creativecontact us for more details
Discover DigitalSecond Thursday of every month, 2.00pm - 4.00pm

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
  • 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

How to get there

Crook Library is situated in Crook Civic Centre, facing the Market Place.

There is parking on the Market Square (not available on Tuesday which is market day). There is also disabled parking and limited on-street parking outside the main entrance. The building is on the main bus route from Bishop Auckland, Durham and Weardale.

Cycle parking facilities - four are available at this library.

Contact us
Crook Library
03000 269 002
Our address is:
  • Civic Centre
  • North Terrace
  • Crook
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DL15 9ES
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