Embsay-with-Eastby community library

Information about Embsay-with-Eastby community library including contact details and services offered.

Skipton library refurbishment May 2019

From Wednesday 8 May until Wednesday 5 June, Embsay with Eastby Community Library will be open additional hours to cover the closure of Skipton Library for improvement works. During this period the opening times will be:

  • Monday: 10am to 2pm*
  • Tuesday: Closed
  • Wednesday: 10am to 2pm*
  • Thursday: 2pm to 6pm 
  • Friday: 2pm to 5pm 
  • Saturday: 10am to 12.30pm 

*additional hours


Embsay-with-Eastby community library
The Institute
Main Street
Embsay-with-Eastby
Skipton
BD23 6RE

Email: info@embsaylibrary.org.uk
Telephone: 01756 700367
Website: www.embsaylibrary.org.uk

Library opening hours

  • Monday, closed
  • Tuesday, closed
  • Wednesday, closed
  • Thursday, 2pm to 6pm
  • Friday, 2pm to 5pm
  • Saturday, 10am to 12.30pm
  • Sunday, closed

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is situated in the village hall, at the junction of Main Street and Laurel Croft at the top of the village. Buses from Skipton stop nearby.

A free car park is directly opposite the library. There is wheelchair access into the village hall and library.

Items available from the library

You can borrow a range of books for all ages in a variety of formats, including large print and audio. Music CDs, DVDs and foreign language titles are also available for loan, as well as micro:bits. You can request any item that is not immediately available.

Information and facilities at the library

  • children’s area
  • family history
  • free wi-fi
  • help and support using IT
  • home library delivery service
  • internet and computer access
  • local studies
  • photocopying, printing and scanning
  • study area
  • toilets

Activities at the library

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

Class visits

Class visits may be organised to the library.

News and events

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Social media

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Volunteering

There are a number of opportunities to volunteer at the library. See the library volunteering page or ask at the library for further details.