Stokesley community library - The Globe

Information about Stokesley community library including contact details and services offered.

Stokesley community library - The Globe
Town Close
North Road
Stokesley
TS9 5DH

Email: library.theglobe@gmail.com
Telephone: 01609 533461
Website: www.theglobelibrarystokesley.org

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

Library opening hours

  • Monday, 9.30am to 5pm
  • Tuesday, 2pm to 6.30pm
  • Wednesday, closed
  • Thursday, 9.30am to 5pm
  • Friday, 9.30am to 1pm
  • Saturday, 9.30am to 1pm
  • Sunday, closed

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is on North Road and forms part of a joint building called Town Close that includes Hambleton District Council offices and an extra care facility. It is a two minute walk from the High Street.

Parking is available for visitors to the building and there are two disabled parking spaces. Disc parking is in operation in parts of the town centre and discs are available in many local shops. Additional pay and display parking is available in the town centre at the Showfield car park, which is a short walk away. The library has automatic doors and all areas are 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
  • fax
  • free online access to Ancestry.com, Find My Past, the British Newspaper Archive and Access to Research
  • free wi-fi
  • help and support using IT
  • induction loop
  • internet and computer access
  • language courses
  • local studies
  • magazines and newspapers
  • photocopying, printing and scanning
  • study area

Activities at the library

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