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Supermobile library

Our supermobile library carries around 3,000 items of stock, including books, DVDs and audiobooks.

Disabled access is provided and access to the internet is available via our satellite link. The supermobile calls at 21 locations on a rolling fortnightly timetable (see below) and stays for two hours in each location.

Week one fortnightly - w/c 8 and 22 May 2017

MondayRobin Hoods Bay, at the station coach and car park on Station Road10am - 12 noon
 Sleights, at the coach park1.30pm - 3.30pm
 Rosedale, adjacent to the green, by the telephone kiosk5pm - 7pm
TuesdayEggborough, Weeland Road, next to the Horse & Jockey public house10.30am - 12.30pm
 Kirk Smeaton, at the Shoulder of Mutton public house car park2pm - 4pm
WednesdayNo service available-
ThursdayOsmotherley, on the Oswaldene estate10am - 12 noon
 Cowling, at the Methodist Church Hall car park3.30pm - 5.30pm
FridaySheriff Hutton, at the village hall car park10am - 12 noon
 Slingsby, on the green, adjacent to Porch House2pm - 4pm
SaturdayNo service available-


Week two fortnightly - w/c 1*, 15 and 29* May 2017

MondayWeaverthorpe, opposite the village hall10.30am - 12.30pm
 Sherburn, at the village hall2pm - 4pm
 Hovingham, opposite the entrance to Hovingham Hall
and Village Hall on Hall Green
5pm - 7pm
TuesdayBalne, at the crossroads on Thorntree Lane10.30am - 12.30pm
 Brotherton, near the United Reformed Church2pm - 4pm
WednesdayBuckden, at the National Parks coach and car park10.30am - 12.30pm
 Kettlewell, at the National Parks coach and car park2pm - 4pm
ThursdayDanby, at the village hall car park at Dale End10.30am - 12.30pm
 Castleton, on the corner of Ashfield Road with Church Street2pm - 4pm
 Staithes, at the car and coach park5pm - 7pm


No service available

SaturdayHunmanby, White Swan Public House Car Park10am - 12 noon

*There will be no service on 1 and 29 May due to the bank holidays.

Joining the supermobile library

You can join the library service by visiting the supermobile at your nearest stop.

Borrowing items

The supermobile provides access to the full range of materials held by the library service. You may request items from the supermobile as you would from a library. If you miss a supermobile visit and you need to return borrowed items, you can return them on its next visit. You can also return items to any library. There are also other ways of renewing your books and other items, including online and over the telephone. For more details, see the loan renewals page. Charges do apply on the supermobile.

This page was last updated on 2 May 2017