Shotton Library is situated opposite the Co-op. We offer a variety of services and facilities for you and your family to enjoy. Supernova screen reading software and a large keyboard are also available.
- Monday: closed
- Tuesday: 9.30am - 5.00pm
- Wednesday: closed
- Thursday: closed
- Friday: 9.30am - 7.00pm
- 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 50 yards away, behind the library. There is a car park behind the library and on-street parking is also available.
Cycle parking facilities - two are available at this 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
- information leaflets
- public access computers with internet, word processing and other Office packages facilities.
- Wi-fi (free)
- colour photocopier
- colour printer
- ancestry online
- study area
An access guide for this library is available at DisabledGo: Shildon Library
- Reading Group - contact us for more details
- Toddler Time - Every Friday 9.30am - 10.30am
- Get Creative - Every Friday 3.30pm - 4.30pm and every Saturday, 10.00am - 11.00am