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Durham County Council

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Ferryhill Library


Ferryhill Library is situated opposite the Town Hall in Ferryhill Market Place and offers a range of services for you and your family to enjoy. We also have supernova screen reading software and a large keyboard are available.

Opening times

  • Monday: 9.30am - 5.00pm
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: 9.30am - 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.

How to get there

The library is easily accessible from all bus stops in Ferryhill Market Place. There are regular bus services from Durham, Darlington, Bishop Auckland, Spennymoor, Stockton and surrounding villages. Free parking is available in the Market Place.

Cycle parking facilities - three are 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.  

  • ancestry online 
  • books, audiobooks and reference books
  • internet and email facilities
  • information leaflets
  • HealthZones
  • language courses
  • music scores

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

Facilities, groups and training

  • children's activities
  • photocopier