Crosshills - South Craven community library

Information about South Craven community library, Crosshills including contact details and services offered.

South Craven community library
Main Street
BD20 8TQ

Telephone: 01609 534502
Website: South Craven Community Library website

This library is managed and operated by volunteers working in partnership with North Yorkshire Council.

Library opening hours

  • Monday: 2pm to 6pm
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Thursday: 1pm to 5pm
  • Friday: 1pm to 6pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 12noon
  • Sunday: closed

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is situated on Main Street in Crosshills, between Park Street and Holme Lane, opposite the Post Office and convenience store. A bus stop is nearby.

A small car park is available, which includes a designated disabled parking space. The library has automatic doors and all areas are accessible to wheelchairs. Baby changing facilities are also available.

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

  • baby changing
  • family history
  • free online access to, Find My Past, the British Newspaper Archive and Access to Research
  • free wi-fi
  • help and support using IT
  • internet and computer access
  • laminating
  • language courses
  • local studies
  • the library space may be hired contact: 
  • newspapers
  • photocopying, printing and scanning
  • study area
  • toilets

Activities at the library

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

Social media

You can follow North Yorkshire libraries on Library Service Twitter.


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