Library locations and opening hours - Gilmerton Library

Name Gilmerton Library
Address 13 Newtoft Street
Postcode EH17 8RG
Telephone 0131 529 5628
Email gilmerton.library@edinburgh.gov.uk
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Opening hours Mon & Wed 1-8pm. Tues & Fri 10am-5pm. Sat 10am-2pm

Christmas and New Year Opening:

The library will close at 5pm on Christmas Eve and reopen as normal on Saturday 27th December.
For New Year we will close at 5pm on Wednesday 31st December and reopen as normal on Saturday 3rd January.
Bus routes Lothian 3, 7, 18, 29
Location
Facilities Free wifi
Disabled access
Induction (hearing) loop
Car park
Community room for hire (see below)
Plasma screen
Library Link
Display/exhibition Space for public use
Toilets
Toilets for disabled users
Baby changing facilities
Gaming consoles
Bookbug Sessions A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers. Every other Friday from 10.30 - 11.15am
Book groups Last Friday of every month 11am-12 noon
Last Wednesday of the month at 6.30pm
Other events NEW! Writers' Group meets fortnightly on Mondays at 6.30pm.
Story time for under fives: last Tuesday of the month at 10.30am
Councillors' surgeries
Friday Fun Club for kids: fortnightly from 2.30 - 3pm
NHS Lothian Stop Smoking Group; Fridays from 1.00 - 3.00pm
Learn IT classes for beginner computer users
Room hire Commercial:
3 hour block: £51.50, then £10 per hour or part.
IT facilities are also available at £5.15 per PC (for first three hours, thereafter £5.00 per PC per hour or part).
Non commercial:
3 hour block: £17, then £5 per hour or part.
IT facilities are also available at £2.06 per PC (for first three hours, thereafter £2.00 per PC per hour or part)
All lets outside opening hours, Monday to Friday, £15 per hour extra. Weekend rates by negotiation.
Partner projects:
charges to be identified within project budget.
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