Withernsea Library at the Withernsea Centre

Contact Details
01482 393939
Email address


Further information about libraries is available on the Libraries page.
Opening Times
9.30 - 5
9.30 - 6.30
9.30 - 5
9.30 - 5
9.30 - 4.30
9.30 - 12.30
Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Libraries are closed on bank holidays.

General Information
Withernsea Centre Queen Street
HU19 2HH
United Kingdom
Disability Access
Wheelchair access via automatic doors

It's free to join for all ages; free to borrow books and audio books on DVD; free to request items in the Online Library Catalogue.

Six computers for public use

Adjustable height desk for wheelchair users

Large keyboard


Roller ball mouse

Joystick mouse

Accessibility software: Microsoft magnifier, narrator and on-screen keyboard

Free internet and email access

A4 scanner

Colour and black and white printing

All East Riding Libraries are UK Online centres. If you would like to learn more about using computers then UK Online training sessions can teach you the basics. Ask at your library for more information

Free online digital information resources including Oxford Reference

Free access to Ancestry.com library edition and Find My Past Yorkshire Collection

Free Wifi

This library participates in the Safe Places scheme

Further Information


Large print, audio books on CD, local studies material for loan. Items can be requested free of charge from other East Riding of Yorkshire libraries.

Free Wifi



Knit and Natter. Every Tuesday. 9.30 - 11.30am
Library knitting groups offer improved health and wellbeing and a lively group of new friends for all ages and abilities. Did you know knitting has therapeutic qualities similar to meditation? Research shows it can help prevent and manage stress and pain. No need to book, just come along and join our friendly group.

Chatterbooks. For 7 - 11 year olds. Second Tuesday of the month, except August. 4 - 5pm
Join in our popular reading group for primary school children, to talk about what you are reading, take part in fun activities inspired by the best children's books, and choose new books to take home and read. Did you know, children who read for enjoyment do better at school? No need to book, just come along.


Hand Patchwork and Quilting Group.  Every Thursday. 9.30 - 11.30am
Explore hand patchwork and quilting in the comfort of your local East Riding Library. Come along, make new friends and learn new skills.

Storytime. For 0 - 5 year olds. Every Thursday. 2.30 - 3pm 
Storytime is a fun and enjoyable introduction to books for pre-schoolers. Sharing books with young children can help to build concentration skills, listening skills and extend vocabulary to give them a head start when they begin school. No need to book, just come along. 

Getting there

By bus - there is a bus stop immediately outside the building.

Parking - there is limited free parking behind the library and on the street near by.

Other information

Withernsea Library shares accommodation with the Customer Service Centre. 

All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.

Last updated 09/02/2017
Service Details
Description of Service
Library and Information Service
Property details
Asset ID
Map Easting
Map Northing
Freehold asset - occupied by the LA, leasehold, licence
Asset type
Land and Permanent Buildings
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