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Norton library
Information about Norton library including contact details and services offered.
Norton library
Commercial Street
North Yorkshire
YO17 9ES
Telephone:01609 534552

Library opening hours

  • Monday - closed
  • Tuesday - 2pm - 5pm
  • Wednesday - 2pm - 5pm
  • Thursday - 10am - 12 noon
  • Friday - closed
  • Saturday - 10am - 12 noon
  • Sunday - closed

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is situated on the main street in Norton, called Commercial Street. The building is set back from the main road, just opposite the zebra crossing. There are two Coastliner bus stops very near to the entrance of the library. The train station is approximately 12 minutes walk away.

There are at least 12 car parking spaces behind the library. Further parking is available free of charge at St Nicholas Street car park, which is situated off the main street, close to the railway crossing. The car park is sign posted. The library has automatic doors and is accessible to wheelchairs.

Popular library tasks

Items available from the library

You can borrow a range of books, DVDs, large print books, story CDs and talking books.

Information and facilities at the library

  • free wi-fi
  • internet and computer access
  • language courses
  • local studies
  • newspapers
  • parents' collection
  • photocopier
  • study area

Activities at the library

For further information about of the activities below, please contact the library.

Class visits
Class visits may be organised to the library.

View news and events for Norton library and all libraries in North Yorkshire.

Home library service
The home library service operates fortnightly from the library, serving Norton and the surrounding area.

Reading group
There is a reading group which meets ten times a year, with tea and biscuits.

There is a storytime at the library for under-fives every Tuesday during term-time, from 2.15pm to 2.45pm.

Consultation on changes to North Yorkshire's library services

We recently consulted on proposals to change how library services are run across North Yorkshire. The consultation has now closed but the information is still available for reference purposes. You can also read a pdf icon Norton library information sheet [497kb] which gives key facts and figures about this library.

This page was last updated on 13 October 2016