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Shotton Library


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

Opening hours

All of our libraries are currently closed until further notice. Library members can still borrow a huge range of ebooks, eaudiobooks and emagazines available to download free of charge through our ebooks webpage. We are currently looking at how access to computers currently provided at libraries can be maintained. Fines accrued while they are shut will be waived. See our Libraries (changes to services) page for the latest information.

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
  • 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

How to get there

Shotton Library is situated opposite the Co-op. 

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.

Contact us
Shotton Library
03000 269 510
Our address is:
  • Co-operative Terrace
  • Shotton Colliery
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DH6 2LW
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