Stockton Central Library is the largest public library serving the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees. The ground floor incorporates Stockton Borough Council's Customer Service Centre and Cashiers, the adult lending library and the children's library.
The first floor houses the Reference Library which is the main reference department for the Borough, the Family History Suite, the Computer Suite which offers free internet and WiFi access and also the 'Starbooks' Cafe.
The Jim Cooke Conference Suite can be booked for meetings and events.
Stockton Central Library
Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8.30am - 6pm
Tuesday and Thursday: 8.30am - 8pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 4pm
Customer Service Centre
Monday to Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm
Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday: 9.30am - 12.30pm
Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 4pm
Library Christmas Opening Hours
Sunday 24 December: Closed
Monday 25 December: Closed
Tuesday 26 December: Closed
Wednesday 27 December: 10am - 5pm
Thursday 28 December: 10am - 5pm
Friday 29 December: 10am - 5pm
Saturday 30 December: 9.30am - 4pm
Sunday 31 December: Closed
Monday 1 January: Closed
Tuesday 2 January: Normal hours resume
All our libraries are closed on Bank and Public Holidays.
Remember you can use our Online Library Services 24 hours a day.
There are parking spaces for disabled drivers opposite the library with kerb ramps for wheelchairs. There is an easily accessible toilet for disabled users. Lift facilities are available up to the first floor and the Library Conference Facilities have a hearing loop to aid the hearing impaired.
Stockton Central Library and Customer Service Centre
Stockton Central Library: 01642 526522 and Customer Service Centre: 01642 393939