Libraries

Libraries

Crown Street Library

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Cockerton Library

Visit the library page for Christmas and New Year opening times: www.darlington.gov.uk/library

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Mobile Library

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The Library Service provides a free and accessible gateway to knowledge and information, recreation and leisure, culture and enjoyment.

Christmas and New Year opening times

 

Crown Street

Cockerton

Mobile Library

24 December

9am-1pm

9am-1pm

No service

25 December

CLOSED

CLOSED

No service

26 December

CLOSED

CLOSED

No service

27 December

9am-4pm

9am-1pm

No service

28 December

CLOSED

CLOSED

No service

29 December

9am-6pm

9am-2pm

No service

30 December

9am-6pm

2pm-7pm

No service

31 December

9am-1pm

9am-1pm

No service

1 January 2015

CLOSED

CLOSED

No service

2 January

9am-5pm

9am-2pm

Back on the road

Online Library

View the Online Library [external link] - request, reserve and renew books, as well as view our online resources. You can search our catalogue without being signed in. 

We don't offer ebooks at the moment, but you can download ebooks for free from websites such as Project Gutenberg [external link] and Obooko [external link]

Central (Crown Street) Library

Crown Street Library [external link] houses the Central Lending Department, Reference Library and Centre for Local Studies. It is also home to the Crown Street Gallery, a gallery space championing exciting new artwork by local and regional artists.

Crown Street, Darlington DL1 1ND

Telephone: 01325 462034 
Fax: 01325 381556
crown.street.library@darlington.gov.uk

Opening times

Monday and Tuesday: 9am-6pm
Wednesday and Friday: 9am-5pm
Thursday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm

Cockerton Library

Cockerton Library [external link] is very much part of the local community, with events for adults and children and access for people with disabilities.

The Green, Cockerton, Darlington DL3 9AA

Telephone: 01325 461320
cockerton.library@darlington.gov.uk

Opening times

Monday: 9am-2pm
Tuesday: 2-7pm
Wednesday: 9am-1pm
Thursday: 2-7pm
Friday: 9am-2pm
Saturday: 9am-1pm
Sunday: Closed

Centre for Local Studies

The Centre for Local Studies [external link] is based at Crown Street Library and contains records, maps and local newspapers to help you trace your local and family history.

Telephone: 01325 349630
Fax: 01325 381556
local.studies@darlington.gov.uk

Opening times

Monday and Tuesday: 9am-6pm
Wednesday and Friday: 9am-5pm
Thursday: 10am-6pm
Saturday: 9am-4pm

Mobile Library

Find out more about the Mobile Library [external link] and when it will be coming to your street.

Events

Find out more about events taking place at our libraries

Membership

Membership form for adults [pdf document]

Membership form for under eighteens [pdf document]

Once you have completed this form please bring it into one of our libraries with proof of identity and proof of address such as a utility bill. If you do not have proof of address, we can offer an interim membership with limited borrowing.