It's free to join the library for all ages; free to borrow books, audio books and children's DVDs, free to request items in the Online Library Catalogue.
Large print, audio books on cassette and CD, DVDs for children, local studies material for loan. Items can be requested free of charge from other East Riding of Yorkshire libraries.
Children's section with four computers for children's use
Self-service A4 and A3 black and white photocopier
Fax service (send and receive)
The Goole Local Studies Collection holds an extensive range of local and family history materials. Items range from historic maps and photographs to local historic newspapers on microfilm. Further information is available from the following Goole Library Local Studies Library Leaflet.
Goole Local Studies Leaflet (pdf 49mb opens in new window)
Storytime and Rhyme sessions are held for toddlers on Tuesdays 2.30 - 3.00 pm, term time only
Bounce and Rhyme for pre school children is held on Wednesdays 9.30 - 10.15 am term time only
Chatterbooks group for 8 - 11 year olds meet on Wednesdays 5 - 6 pm term time only. Dates vary please contact the library to find out when the next session will be held.
Knitting Group meets every Wednesday, 11.30 am - 1.30 pm
Family History Help Desk available Saturdays 10.00 am - 3.00 pm
IT classes in association with AgeUK held Wednesdays 10 - 12 noon. Contact AgeUK to arrange a session on 01482 869181
Stroke Support Group is held on the third Thursday of the month 12.00 - 1.00 pm.
Astronomy Group for all ages meets on the first Wednesday in the month 5.30 - 7.00 pm.
Reading Group meets on the first Friday of the month at 3 pm.
By bus - Goole Library is a two minute walk from the nearest bus stop on North Street.
By train - Goole railway station is a five minute walk away.
Parking - there is a free car park behind the library on Estcourt Street. Plus six disabled parking bays.
The first floor houses Goole Museum, access via lift.
Toilets are available on the first floor Tuesday - Saturday only. Access is via the lift.
All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.