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Armadale Library

Located with the community centre in South Street, the library offers books, free access to public computers and more...

Armadale Library offers a wide range of services to people of all ages:

  • Books for children, young people and adults
  • Talking books
  • Large Print books
  • Storytimes
  • Bookbug sessions
  • Six pcs providing free computer access

There is also a small community museum, which celebrates the history of Armadale and hosts various travelling exhibitions.

Opening Hours

Monday & Wednesday: 10am - 3pm

Tuesday: 11am - 6pm

Thursday: 10am - 7pm

Friday: 10am - 5pm

Saturday: 9am - 1pm

Free WiFi

Free WiFi is now available in the library. 

pdf icon WiFi code. [85kb]

Useful Information

  • Two disabled parking bays nearby
  • Local bus stop is approximately 200 yards away
  • Automatic doors to access centre and  disabled push button access to foyer
  • Wheeled walking frame available
  • Hearing induction loop system
  • JAWS software
  • Quick reads and High Low books available

What's On

  • Summer Reading Challenge

The Summer Reading Challenge is open to all primary school aged children and is designed for all reading abilities. Children can read whatever they like - comic books, fact books, joke books, picture books - just as long as they are borrowed from the library.  Children receive special rewards each time they finish a book.  Every child who completes the Challenge receives a certificate and medal and FREE entry to Almond Valley Heritage Centre when accompanied by one paying adult per child.  See Summer Reading Challenge for a list of all West Lothian library activities.

03/07/201911.00am12noonCraft session- Rockets
03/07/201911.00am12noonCraft session- Alien bookmark
10/07/201911.00am12noonCraft session- Space picture
17/07/201911.00am12noonCraft session- Astronaut
24/07/201911.00am12noonCraft session- Space scene


  • Bookbug sessions

Stories, songs & rhymes for babies, toddlers & pre-school children.  Bring a grown-up with you to share in the fun.  Our Bookbug sessions will now be held every second Wednesday at 9.15am. 

Next sessions:

  • Wednesday's 3rd, 17th & 31st July at 09:15am


  • Armadale Community Museum

Now on show: Craft, Camaraderie and Community: A Century of Scottish War Blinded

Permanent exhibition - a display by the History of Armadale Association with lots of fascinating facts about life, work and leisure in Armadale over the last 200 years and more