450 Scalby Road
Library opening hours
- Monday - 10am - 5.30pm
- Tuesday - 10am - 5.30pm
- Wednesday - 10am - 1pm, 1pm - 6pm*
- Thursday - closed
- Friday - 10am - 7pm
- Saturday - 10am - 1pm, 1pm - 4pm*
- Sunday - closed
* Extended hours are provided by Scalby & Newby Library Volunteers.
Popular library tasks
- Search for books in the library catalogue
- Renew your books
- Reserve books or other items
- Borrow e-books or digital audiobooks
- Join the library online
- View library charges or pay online (£10 minimum)
- Access online reference sources
Finding the library, parking and access
The library is on Scalby Road, between Barclay's Bank and Maltby's Chemist. There is a bus stop at the Rosette Inn which is a few minutes walk away from the library and this is served by number 13,14 & 15 buses.
There are six parking spaces available to library users at the front of the library. The library has automatic doors and all areas are accessible to wheelchairs.
Items available from the library
You can borrow a range of books, DVDs, large print books, music CDs, story tapes and talking books.
Information and facilities at the library
- family history
- free wi-fi
- internet and computer access
- language courses
- local studies
- tea and coffee
Activities at the library
For further information about any of the activities below, please contact the library.
There are regular children's events, such as "stories from the web" held throughout the year.
Class visits may be organised to the library.
View news and events for Scalby library and all libraries in North Yorkshire.
Information technology taster sessions
The library holds information technology taster sessions to introduce people to computers and the internet.
There is a reading group which meets on the last Friday of the month.
There is a storytime at the library for under-fives every Monday 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 Scalby library information sheet [52kb] which gives key facts and figures about this library.