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Durham County Council

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Murton Library


Murton Library is situated next to Murton Community Primary School. We offer a wide variety of services and facilities for you and your family to enjoy. The library has accessible services including Supernova screen-reading software and a large keyboard.

Opening hours

  • Monday: 9.30am - 7.00pm
  • Tuesday: 9.30am - 5.00pm
  • Wednesday: closed
  • Thursday: closed
  • 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 nearest bus stop is outside the library, where on-road car parking is also available.

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.

  • ancestry online 
  • books, audiobooks and reference books
  • internet and email facilities
  • public access computers
  • information leaflets
  • HealthZones
  • local newspapers
  • language courses
  • music scores.

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

Facilities, groups and training

  • children's activities
  • display space
  • photocopier
  • talks
  • coffee mornings
  • interview room