Library locations and opening hours - Central Library
|Address||George IV Bridge|
0131 242 8000 General Enquiries
0131 242 8020 Lending Library
0131 242 8027 Childrens' Library
0131 242 8040 Art and Design Library
0131 242 8050 Music Library
0131 242 8060 Reference Library
0131 242 8070 Edinburgh and Scottish Collection
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Monday 10am - 8pm
Tuesday 10am - 8pm
Wednesday 10am - 8pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
|Bus routes||Lothian 23, 27, 41, 42, 45, 67|
|Building plan||Map showing departments and floors within Central Library|
|Bookbug Sessions||A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers. Every Tuesday and Friday 10.30 - 11.00am. Bookbug sessions are normally held in the Children's Library.|
First Tuesday of every month at 6pm. On 4th August we'll be reading 'Skios' by Micheal Frayn.
'Chatter and Verse' - our Poetry group - meets on the third Wednesday of the month at 6.30pm. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org (tel 0131 242 8046) for more details.
The CA(I)RE book group for carers meets on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12 noon. Contact Sunil Bhatnagar on 0131 446 3321 or Annie Bell on 0131 242 8046 for more information.
eBook surgery: help and advice every Tuesday from 2.00 - 3.30pm
Introduction to streaming music with Naxos - second and fourth Thursday of the month at 11am in the Music Library
Sip n Stitch: monthly meeting for embroidery and chat.
Contact email@example.com for details.
Exhibitions throughout the year
In the Children's Library:
Storytime for ages 3-5: Thursdays 10.30 - 11.00am
Crafts for ages 5-11: Fridays 3.00 - 4.00pm
Lego for ages 7-11: every second Wednesday 6.00 - 7.30pm
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