Libraries and Customer Service Points
We have 14 libraries that cover all areas of Redcar and Cleveland all of which are free to join and open to all ages. *
*New joiners will need to show proof of residency in order to be able to join. An adult guarantor is required for children who wish to join the library.
You can find the opening times and join any of our libraries for free by visiting our libraries website.
What services are available?
Our libraries offer a range of educational and recreational services - you can get online for free, take part in activities and learn new skills.
BorrowBox lets you borrow ebooks from your library! All you need to do is download the BorrowBox app to your smartphone and follow the instructions to get started.
The mobile library service
If you are unable to visit your local library but have a family member, friend or carer who could call in on your behalf, then we can select titles for you and have them ready to be collected on a regular basis.
The books will have been chosen for you according to your reading tastes.
We can provide a wide range of large print books if you have difficulty in reading normal print.
Talking books are available for those with a visual impairment of who may have difficulty when handling books due to mobility issues
If there is a book you particularly want to read you may request it free of charge
If you attend a day centre or live in sheltered accommodation, a nursing home or residential home there may be a library visit from our bookbus already provided at your establishment.
You can contact the mobile library service on 07909 906324 or you can email the team
You can also find the mobile library timetable information in the 'Related Documents' section.
Customer Service Points
We have three Customer Service Points in Redcar and Cleveland located in Redcar, South Bank and Guisborough.