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Welcome to Rowlands Gill Library
Welcome to Rowlands Gill Library

Rowlands Gill Library is a busy community library where staff are happy to help you with any enquiry

Opening hours

Monday: 9.30am – 5:00pm

Tuesday: 9.30am - 5.00pm

Wednesday: CLOSED

Thursday: 9.30am – 5.00pm


Saturday: 9.30am – 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:

  • Good selection of fiction, non-fiction and Audio books
  • Junior Library
  • Newspapers
  • PCs with access to Internet, email, scanning facilities and Microsoft Office for a small annual fee
  • Bookable ICT training sessions for beginners
  • Photocopying
  • Fax
  • Council information
  • Tourist information
  • Local history information and photographs
  • Regular events and activities including Rhymetime and Readers' Groups
  • School visits
  • Councillors’ ward surgery - now takes place at Rowlands Gill Community Centre, every second Thursday, contact library for date and time
  • Guidepost Drop-in for adults with Learning disabilities. Every Wednesday 1pm - 4pm. Meet new people and make new friends. Training Sessions and computer access. Signpost for additional support. Refreshments.
  • To find out what's happening in Libraries throughout Gateshead, check our Events Diary, Learning, Readers' Groups and Regular Activities pages

Access for wheelchair users
Automatic doors
Public parking spaces

Address: Rowlands Gill Library, Norman Road, Rowlands Gill, Tyne and Wear NE39 1JT
Tel: 01207 542372
Fax: 01207 549191


How to reach us by car
From Gateshead travel west on the A1. Take the A694 for about 3 miles to Rowlands Gill

For a full list of events, check our EVENTS DIARY

Events this day
Thu May 25, 2017
Celebrate Elmer Day!

Celebrate Elmer Day!

10:00 Mon May 22, 2017 - Tue May 30, 2017
Rhymetimes and Storytimes @ various libraries...

Celebrate Elmer Day!



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Action On Hearing Loss
FREE walk-in hearing aid clinic at Rowlands Gill...
Computer Surgeries
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Readers' Groups
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Rhymetimes and Storytimes
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Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Tel: 0191 433 8410

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