Our supermobile library carries around 3,000 items of stock, including books, DVDs and audiobooks.

Coronavirus (Covid-19) update - Select and Collect service

Our Supermobile library is currently not running.

While our libraries are still closed for normal use, from Monday (6 July) you’ll be able to select books to borrow and pick a time to collect them as part of our phased reopening.

Find out more from our Library and Record Office services during Coronavirus (Covid-19) page.

Please check individual Community Library Facebook pages and websites for opening times and services available.

Week one fortnightly - week commencing 9 and 23 March 2020

Day Location Time
Monday Robin Hoods Bay, at the station coach and car park on Station Road 10am to 12 noon
  Sleights, at the coach park 1.30pm to 3.30pm
  Rosedale, adjacent to the green, by the telephone kiosk 5pm to 7pm
Tuesday Eggborough, Weeland Road, next to the Horse and Jockey public house 10.30am to 12.30pm
  Kirk Smeaton, at the Shoulder of Mutton public house car park 2pm to 4pm
Wednesday No service available -
Thursday Osmotherley, on the Oswaldene estate 10am to 12 noon
  Cowling, at the Methodist Church Hall car park 3pm to 5pm
Friday Sheriff Hutton, at the village hall car park 10am to 12 noon
  Slingsby, on the green, adjacent to Porch House 2pm to 4pm
Saturday No service available -

Week two fortnightly - week commencing 2, 16 and 30 March 2020

Day Location Time
Monday Weaverthorpe, opposite the village hall 10.30am to 12.30pm
  Sherburn, at the village hall 2pm to 4pm
  Hovingham, opposite the entrance to Hovingham Hall
and Village Hall on Hall Green
5pm to 7pm
Tuesday Balne, at the crossroads on Thorntree Lane 10.30am to 12.30pm
  Brotherton, near the United Reformed Church 2pm to 4pm
Wednesday Buckden, at the National Parks coach and car park 10.30am to 12.30pm
  Kettlewell, at the National Parks coach and car park 2pm to 4pm
Thursday Danby, at the village hall car park at Dale End 10.30am to 12.30pm
  Castleton, on the corner of Ashfield Road with Church Street 2pm to 4pm
  Staithes, at the car and coach park 5pm to 7pm
Friday No service available -
Saturday Hunmanby, Layby, Bayley Gardens, High Street 10am to 12noon

Joining the supermobile library

You can join the library service by visiting the supermobile at your nearest stop.

Borrowing items

The supermobile provides access to the full range of materials held by the library service. You may request items from the supermobile as you would from a library.

If you miss a supermobile visit and you need to return borrowed items, you can return them on its next visit or you can also return items to any library. There are also other ways of renewing your books and other items, including online and over the telephone. For more details, see the loan renewals page. Charges do apply to some items on the supermobile.