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Stockton Central Library and Customer Service Centre

Stockton Central Library is the largest public library serving the Borough of Stockton-on-Tees. The ground floor incorporates Stockton Borough Council's Customer Services Centre and Cashiers, the adult lending library and the children's library.

The first floor houses the Reference Library which is the central reference department for the Borough, the Family History Suite, the Computer Suite which offers free internet access and also the 'Starbooks' cafe.

The Library Conference Facilities can be booked for meetings and events.

Opening Times

Stockton Central Library

Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 8.30am to 6pm

Tuesday and Thursday: 8.30am to 8pm

Saturday: 9.30am to 4pm

Sunday: closed

Customer Services Centre

Monday to Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm

Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm

Saturday: 9.30am - 12.30pm

Cash Office

Monday to Friday: 8.30am - 4pm

Disability Access

Opposite the Library are parking spaces for disabled drivers. There are kerb ramps in front of the library for wheelchairs, then automatic front doors, followed by automatic inner doors. Lift facilities are available up to the first floor. A toilet for disabled users is easily accessible and the back door has a ramp for wheelchair access also. The Library Conference Facilities have a hearing loop to aid the hearing impaired.

Location Details

Stockton Central Library and Customer Service Centre

Church Road

TS18 1TU

Library: 01642 526521- Customer Services: 01642 393939

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