Norton HIVE and community hub

Information about Norton HIVE and community hub including contact details and services offered.

Norton HIVE and community hub
Commercial Street
YO17 9ES

Telephone: 01609 534552
Facebook: Norton HIVE and community hub

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

Library opening hours

  • Monday, closed
  • Tuesday, 9.30am to 12.30pm and 3pm to 7pm
  • Wednesday, closed
  • Thursday, 9.30am to 6pm
  • Friday, 9.30am to 12.30pm and 3pm to 6pm
  • Saturday, 10am to 1pm
  • Sunday, closed

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is on the main street in Norton, called Commercial Street. The building is set back from the main road, just opposite the zebra crossing. There are two Coastliner bus stops very near to the entrance of the library. The train station is approximately 12 minutes' walk away.

At least 12 car parking spaces are available behind the library. Further free parking is available at St Nicholas Street car park, which is off the main street close to the railway crossing. The car park is sign posted. The library has automatic doors and is accessible to wheelchairs.

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

  • 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
  • language courses
  • local studies
  • newspapers
  • parents' collection
  • photocopying, printing and scanning
  • study area

Activities at the library

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

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