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Scalby library
Information about Scalby library including contact details and services offered.
Scalby library
450 Scalby Road
Newby
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO12 6EE
Telephone:01609 534059
Fax:01723 371539

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

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
  • fax
  • free wi-fi
  • internet and computer access
  • language courses
  • local studies
  • newspapers
  • photocopier
  • scanner
  • tea and coffee
  • toilets

Activities at the library

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

Activity sessions
There are regular children's events, such as "stories from the web" held throughout the year.

Class visits
Class visits may be organised to the library.

Events
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.

Reading group
There is a reading group which meets on the last Friday of the month.

Storytime
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 pdf icon Scalby library information sheet [52kb] which gives key facts and figures about this library.

This page was last updated on 13 October 2016