Libraries are closed on bank holidays.
It's free to join the library for all ages; free to borrow books, audio books, DVDs and CDs, free to request items in the Online Library Catalogue.
8 computers for public use
Adjustable height desk for wheelchair users
Free internet and email access
Scanning and photocopying facility.
Colour and black and white A4 printing. You can also print from your own laptop, smartphone, tablet and home PC by using our Click-Print-Go printing facility. Click-Print-Go Instructions (pdf 168kb Opens in a new window)
All East Riding Libraries are part of the Online Centres Network. If you would like to learn more about using computers and touchscreen devices we offer free self-paced online courses. Ask at your library for more information.
Free online digital information resources.
Free access to Ancestry.com library edition and Find My Past Yorkshire Collection
This library participates in the Safe Places scheme
Large print, audio books on cassette and CD, music CDs adult and junior DVDs and local studies titles. Items can be requested free of charge from other East Riding of Yorkshire libraries.
Newspapers and magazines including Which? magazine for reference in the library
Adult Book Club. First Tuesday of the month. 2 – 3pm Reading can reduce stress by 68% and risk of dementia by 35%. Broaden your horizons, meet like-minded people and explore the fascinating world of literature. Suitable for all adults and ability levels, no need to book just come along.
Bounce and Rhyme. For pre-school children. Term time only. 10 - 10.30am Experts have discovered that if a child knows eight nursery rhymes by heart by the time they are four years old, they are usually among the best at reading and spelling in their class by the time they are in Year 3.Enjoy sharing songs and rhymes with your pre-school children in a group setting, and help increase their language concentration and listening skills in these fun sessions. No need to book, just come along.
Adult Book Club. First Friday of the month. 11.30am – 12.30pm Reading can reduce stress by 68% and risk of dementia by 35%. Broaden your horizons, meet like-minded people and explore the fascinating world of literature. Suitable for all adults and ability levels, no need to book just come along.
By bus - the library is a one minute walk from the bus stop on The Green.
By train - Cottingham railway station is a ten minute walk away.
Parking - there is short stay parking on The Green except for market days (Thursdays), and all day parking on Kingtree Car Park off King Street. There are disabled parking bays on The Green.
All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.