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Broxburn Library

Located within Strathbrock Partnership Centre, the library offers the full range of library services, including free access to public computers.


Broxburn Library offers free access to computers as well as a comprehensive selection of stock for people of all ages.

  • Books for children, young people and adults
  • Talking books
  • Large Print books
  • Book Group
  • Storytimes
  • Bookbug sessions
  • Seven pcs with free computer access

Opening Hours

Monday & Tuesday: 8.30am - 5pm

Wednesday: 8.30am - 3pm

Thursday: 8.30am - 7pm

Friday: 8.30am - 4pm

Saturday: 9am - 1pm


Free WiFi

Free WiFi is now available in the library. 

pdf icon WiFi code. [234kb]


Useful Information

  • Ten disabled parking bays for centre
  • Local bus route stops in at centre
  • Local bus stop on main road is approximately a five minute walk away
  • Main doors are automatic or have disabled push button access
  • JAWS software
  • Large keyboard available
  • Quick reads and High Low books available

What's On​​

To celebrate Book Week Scotland 19th - 25th November we have Scottish themed Bookbug sessions, a Scottish Treasure Hunt, Scottish crafts for children (not staff supervised) and a Coffee Morning on Saturday 24th from 10am-12pm, all welcome.  No booking is required but please contact the Library if you require further information.

  • Bookbug sessions

Stories, songs & rhymes for babies, toddlers & pre-school children.  Bring a grown-up with you to share in the fun.

Next sessions:

  • Tuesday's 6th & 20th at November at 10.30am
  • Wednesday's 7th & 21st November at 10.30am
  • Saturday 24th November at 10.30am with a Coffee morning afterwards

 

  • Thursday Reading Book Group

This meets on the last Thursday of the month at 5.30pm. If you are interested in reading, meeting people and having a chat over a tea/coffee, then come along and join in.  Next meetings are:

-  Thursday's 25th October and 29th November at 5.30pm

 

  • Job Search Support

Job search support is currently offered in the library by a member of staff from Job Centre Plus, and includes help with uploading CVs and discussing cover letters.  This takes place at the library public access computers at the following times:

  • Mondays 9am - 12noon
  • Tuesdays 9am - 12noon
  • Wednesdays 9am - 12noon
  • Thursdays 2pm- 5pm
  • Fridays 9am - 12noon

 

  • Community Museum Display: Call to Arms

The exhibition explores how life in West Lothian was affected by the war and the sacrifices and bravery shown by local men on the front line. The display includes a whistle blown at 7.30am on the 1st July 1916 as the men went over the top; the marked the start of the Battle of the Somme.