Libraries



NOTE. MOBILE LIBRARY SERVICE

Visits are now monthly - on Wednesdays at 3.15 - 4.05pm
See Below


For a full range of services from Norfolk libraries see the website here

AUTOMATED LIBRARY SERVICES - for example book renewals - telephone 0344 800 8006 or go to www.norfolk.gov.uk/libraries (You will require your e-mail address and your password to use this service)

OPEN LIBRARIES SERVICE - this is a new service allowing customers a wider access to library materials, public computers etc. even when the library is unstaffed.
However, the system is not available in all of Norfolk's libraries. At present (December 2018) the nearest libraries operating the system are at Gaywood, Dersingham, Swaffham and Fakenham.

You will need to register to use the library during unstaffed hours by talking to a member of staff at the library. You can also find out more by phoning 01603 774777.
Check the latest information  here


WiFi.  Free public WiFi access is available at all of Norfolk libraries. The network will show on your list of available networks as NCC_Library_Wifi.
When you have linked to the network, you will need to log on using your library membership number and PIN in order to browse the Internet.
Logging on implies acceptance of the Norfolk County Council Terms and Conditions.


THE MOBILE LIBRARY SERVICE


Normally visits the village monthly on Wednesday - except on Public Holidays - see the calendar below

Click on the link for more detailed information about  Mobile Libraries
or      Telephone 01362 693184.


NOTE.
The NEW schedule is now in operation
Visits are monthly - on Wednesdays at 3.15 - 4.05pm

The calendar / timetable below indicate the revised dates / times

2019 / 2020 Calendar

MOBILE LIBRARY CALENDAR 2019 / 2020

2019

 

 

 

 

 



APRIL

17

MAY

15

 

 

 

 

 

 

JUNE

12

JULY

10

AUGUST

07

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEPTEMBER

NONE

OCTOBER

30

NOVEMBER

27

 

 

 

 

 

 

DECEMBER

NONE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2020

 

 

 

 

 

JANUARY

22

FEBRUARY

19

M ARCH

18


Note that with effect from the introduction of the revisied timetable there are only three stopping places at East Winch.


The normal route/stopping places are at:-

1515 - 1525    Gayton Road - opposite Windyridge (PE32 1NW)

1530 - 1550    Town Close ( PE32 1NU)

1555 - 1605    Village Sign   (PE32 1NR)

For further information about the route telephone 01362 693184
For general information about the Mobile Library see the website

Details of other routes and places served may be found here



KING'S LYNN and GAYWOOD LIBRARIES

Opening times of main local libraries

Bank Holidays 2019

All Norfolk libraries will be closed on:

19 April 2019 - Good Friday
21 April 2019 - Easter Sunday
22 April 2019 - Easter Monday
6 May 2019 - May Day bank holiday
27 May 2019 - Spring bank holiday
26 August 2019 - Summer bank holiday


Normally the libraries are closed on Public Holidays; check with the library for confirmation.

King's Lynn - Telephone 01553 772568 / 761393
Gaywood   - Telephone 01553 768498

 

King’s Lynn

Gaywood

Sunday

CLOSED

10am – 4pm: open library access only

Monday

9am – 5pm

8am – 7pm: Staffed 10am - 7pm

Tuesday

9am – 5pm

8am – 7pm: Staffed 10am - 7pm

Wednesday

9am – 5pm

8am - 2pm: open library access only

Thursday

9am – 5pm

8am – 7pm: Staffed

10am - 7pm

Friday

9am – 8pm

8am – 7pm: Staffed 10am - 7pm

Saturday

9am – 5pm

8am – 4pm: Staffed 10am - 4pm


Note: Gaywood is now included in the 'Open Libraries' service. See top of the page for details.

If you just need to drop a book off out of hours, at either King's Lynn or Gaywood, use the letterbox to the right of the main entrance.  Please make sure that books drop into the box completely and aren’t left sticking out.

Books may be re-newed using the online services - or telephone 0344 800 8006

Computers can be booked online.


Additional Local Services - King's Lynn Library
  • Computer games – Nintendo DS, Xbox and Wii formats
  • Recorded music
  • Colour printer/photocopier
  • Automatic doors
  • Induction Loop
  • King's Lynn Norfolk Studies Collection

Opening times at all Norfolk Branch libraries can be found  here

Bank Holidays
 
Normally the libraries are closed on Public Holidays; check with the library for confirmation.
King's Lynn - Telephone 01553 772568 / 761393
Gaywood   - Telephone 01553 768498

Bank Holidays for 2019 and 2020 may be seen here


THE HOME LIBRARY SERVICE
This service is run in partnership with the WRVS. The service is delivered by volunteers to help older people to remain independent and to get more out of life.
More information can be got by telephoning: 01603 660945