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Welcome to Birtley Library
Welcome to Birtley Library

Library Opening Hours
Monday: 9.00 - 7.00
Tuesday: 9.00 - 7.00
Wednesday: 9.00 - 5.00
Thursday: 9.00 - 7.00
Friday: 9.00 - 5.00
Saturday: 9.00 - 1.00

Please check our News section for any changes to our regular opening hours, including bank holiday weekends, Christmas and staff training


The Library Service offers

  • Large selection of fiction & non-fiction books
  • Books in large print
  • CD collection
  • Audio books

  • PCs with access to the internet, word-processing and other Office packages is available for a small annual fee

  • Photocopying

  • Fax

  • Local history photographs & maps

  • Council Information

  • Tourist Information

  • Computer sessions for beginners
  • To find out what's happening in Libraries throughout Gateshead, check our Events Diary, Learning, Readers' Groups and Regular Activities pages

Regular meetings and events

  • School visits
  • Children's holiday activities and events
  • Birtley Ward Councillors Surgery first and third Saturday of the Month 11am - 12 noon
  • MPs Surgery first Saturday of every month (except August) 9.30am - 11am
  • Reading Activists Monday evenings weekly 4pm
  • Rhymetime Wednesday mornings weekly 10 - 10.30 and 11 - 11.30
  • Knit and Natter Friday afternoons weekly 2pm
  • Readers Group Thursday morning monthly 10am
  • Readers Group Thursday afternoon monthly 2pm


Address

Durham Road, Birtley, Chester-le-Street DH3 1LE
Tel: 0191 433 6101
Fax: 0191 433 6106


Map
Multimap


Accessibility
Access for wheelchair users
Automatic doors
Lift to Library (Upper Level)
Disabled Toilet

How to reach us by car
Birtley Library is situated on Durham Road, the main road through Birtley, just past the cenotaph. There is parking in the side streets. Look for the blue flag poles!


Housing Office Opening Hours
Monday: 9.00 - 5.00
Tuesday: 9.00 - 5.00
Wednesday: 9.00 - 3.45
Thursday: 9.00 - 5.00
Friday: 9.00 - 4.35
Saturday: Closed

The Payment Office closes 30 minutes before the Housing office

Out of hours Gateshead Housing Company emergency number - 433 7777

For a full list of events, check our EVENTS DIARY



Events this day
Wed Oct 18, 2017
Local History Bite-size

Local History Bite-size

14:00 Wed Oct 11, 2017 - Sat Oct 21, 2017
Tracing Gateshead Servicemen @ various libraries

Local History Bite-size





USEFUL LINKS








RELATED SECTIONS



eBooks
Free to download here...
Learning
Computer courses plus...
News
Read all about it...
Recommended
For lists of our favourite things including lovely new books, CDs & DVDs...
Work Experience Opportunities
For young people...





RELATED INFORMATION



Computer Surgeries
FREE help with email & the Internet at your local library...
Crafty Knitters
Fridays @ Birtley...
Download our Library App
For information at your fingertips...
Readers' Groups
Come and join us...
Rhymetimes and Storytimes
Fun for under fives at your local library...

libraries@gateshead.gov.uk

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Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Tel: 0191 433 8410

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