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Crawcrook Library

Welcome to Crawcrook Library
Welcome to Crawcrook Library

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

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 and non-fiction books to borrow
  • PCs with free access to the Internet, e-mail, scanning facilities, word-processing and other Office packages
  • Talking books
  • Photocopying
  • Fax
  • Council information
  • Local history information and photographs
  • Councillors’ ward surgeries - First Saturday of every month 10-11am
  • Bookable ICT training sessions for beginners
  • Children's activities
  • Regular Rhymetime for under 5s every Friday morning at 10am. £1 per child.
  • Mini Meerkats: stories and crafts for under 5s every Thursday afternoon 2.15pm. £1 per child.
  • To find out what's happening in Libraries throughout Gateshead, check our Events Diary, Learning, Readers' Groups and Regular Activities pages

Address: Crawcrook Library, Main Street, Crawcrook, Tyne and Wear NE40 4NB
Tel: 0191 413 8164
Fax: 0191 413 1433


Access for wheelchair users
Automatic doors
Public parking spaces

How to reach us by car
Crawcrook Library is a distinctive modern gabled building with large windows and green metalworking. It is on the main road (B6317) that runs through Crawcrook Village. Travelling from Ryton, it is located on the right before the main shopping centre

We look forward to seeing you soon!

For a full list of events, check our EVENTS DIARY

Events this day
Tue Jun 18, 2019
Get More From Your Tablet

Get More From Your Tablet

10:00 Tue Jun 18, 2019 - Fri Jun 21, 2019
find out more about tablets @ various libraries

Get More From Your Tablet



eBooks and eAudioBooks
Free to download here...
Computer courses plus...
Read all about it...
For lists of our favourite things including lovely new books, CDs & DVDs...


Computer Surgeries
FREE help with email and the Internet at your local library...
Download our Library App
For information at your fingertips...
Rhymetimes and Storytimes
Fun for under fives at your local library...

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

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