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Shildon Library


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

Opening hours

  • Monday -  9.30am to 4.30pm
  • Tuesday - 9.30am to 5.30pm
  • Wednesday - closed
  • Thursday - 9.30am to 4.30pm
  • Friday - 9.30am to 4.30pm
  • Saturday - 9.30am to 12.30pm
  • Sunday - closed

What's available?

  • browsing (limited to 20 minutes if maximum capacity or queues forming outside)
  • computer access (limited to 45 minutes)
  • self-service photocopying and printing
  • book request service
  • inter library loans

How to get there

Shildon Library is situated next door to Shildon Health Centre, opposite St John's Church and the town square.

There is a bus stop outside the library for all the main bus routes through Shildon. A large car park is available behind the library.

Cycle parking facilities - there are currently no cycle parking facilities available at this library.

Contact us
Shildon Library
03000 269 526
Our address is:
  • Church Street
  • Shildon
  • County Durham
  • United Kingdom
  • DL4 1DU