Information about Filey library, including contact details; opening hours; map, directions and access; and facilities, services and activities. You can also search the library catalogue; renew your books and reserve items; join the library; and see our charges and fines.
Contacting the library
Telephone: 0845 034 9513
Fax: 01723 515786
Bank holiday closure
The library will be closed on Monday 27 May. Normal opening hours will resume from Wednesday 29 May.
Library opening hours
| Hours|| 10am - 5pm|| Closed|| 10am - 7pm|| 1pm - 5pm|| 10am - 5pm|| 10am - 1pm|| Closed|
Library top tasks
Finding the library, parking and access
The library is conveniently situated next to the pay-and-display Station Avenue car park, behind the bus station and next door to the surgery. The bus station is served by the number 120, 121, 118 and 845 buses. There is a train station nearby that is only a five minute walk away.
There are five parking spaces available to library users behind the building and an additional two parking spaces for disabled users.
The library has automatic doors and all areas are accessible to wheelchairs. In addition to this, a hearing loop is available. The library also has a toilet equipped for disabled users (Radar key) and baby changing facilities. Special software and additional hardware (such as keyboards, lap tray etc) are available for those with special needs.
You can view an interactive location map of Filey library using our online mapping system.
Items available from the library
- large print books
- music CDs
- story tapes
- talking books
Information and facilities at the library
- baby changing
- exhibition area (limited space)
- family history
- induction loop
- information and leaflets
- internet and computer access
- language courses
- local studies
- parents' collection
- study area (limited space)
- telephone directories
Activities at the library
Children's activity sessions are held at the library during school holidays. Please contact the library for details.
Books and other items for sale
The library occasionally offers used books and other items for sale. Please contact the library for details.
Class visits may be organised to the library. Please contact the library for details.
For forthcoming events in Filey library and news from all the libraries in North Yorkshire, see the libraries - news and events page.
Filey Chatterbooks Club
The Chatterbooks Club for eight to 12 year olds is held once a month on Wednesday afternoons from 3.45pm - 5pm. Please contact the library for details.
Home library service
The home library service operates fortnightly from the library, serving Filey and the surrounding area.
Information technology taster sessions
The library holds information technology taster sessions to introduce people to computers and the internet. Please contact the library for details.
Our reading group meets on a Friday evening once a month from 5.15pm - 6.30pm. Please contact the library for details.
There is a storytime for pre-school children every Wednesday afternoon from 1.45pm - 2.45pm. Please contact the library for details.