Carmondean Connected (Deans)
Carmondean Connected (Deans)
Carmondean Connected is located beside the health centre at Carmondean Centre, Deans, Livingston.
It provides the full range of library services, as well as access to the Council's Customer Information Service (CIS), Access2Employment advisers and Macmillan Cancer Support.
Carmondean Connected provides a comprehensive library service including:
- Books for children, young people and adults
- Talking books
- Large Print books
- Book Group
- Bookbug sessions
- 14 pcs with free computer access for adults and 4 pcs in the junior area
- Free WiFi
Library Opening Hours
Monday & Friday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 10am - 7pm
Wednesday: 11am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 1pm
Customer Information Service
The Customer Information Service can answer queries regarding:
- Benefit advice
- Bin calendars
- Blue Badges
- Bulky uplifts
- Concessionary travel
- Council tax
- Housing applications etc
CIS Opening Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 10.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Wednesday: 11.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Closed for lunch 1.00pm - 2.00pm each day
Self service Payment Kiosk also available on site
Free WiFi is now available in the library.
- Disabled parking bays available nearby in supermarket car park
- Local bus stop is approximately a five minute walk away
- Main door has disabled push button access
- Disabled toilet
- Hearing induction loop system
- JAWS software
- Quick reads and High Low books available
To celebrate Book Week Scotland Book Week Scotland 19th - 25th November the will be a Scottish themed Bookbug session on Wednesday 21st at 11.30am. Please contact the Library for further information.
- Bookbug Sessions
Stories, songs & rhymes for babies, toddlers & pre-school children. Bring a grown-up with you to share in the fun.
- Thursday 8th & 22nd November at 10.30am.
- Lego Club
Carmondean Connected are starting up a monthly Lego Club on Saturdays at 10.00am. Places are limited so if you would like to attend please speak to library staff or telephone 01506 777602.
Next sessions are:
- Saturday 17th November at 10.00am with a visit from Childrens Author John Fardell
- Craft Sessions/Storytimes
Carmondean Connected will hold a craft session on Friday 2nd November from 2pm - 3pm.
- Adult Book Group
New members welcome at this book group which usually meets on the first Tuesday of the month. The next meeting takes place on Tuesday 6th November at 3.00pm.
- Councillor's Surgeries
Councillor Robert de Bold, Councillor Dom McGuire and Councillor Alison Adamson hold surgeries in Carmondean Connected. Please contact the library for more information.
Tel. 01506 777602 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Access 2Employment advisers are available in the library, providing continuing support tailored around the individual so that they are equipped with employability skills that meet the needs of employers, recognising that one size does not fit all. Advisers help people to develop confidence or advise on preparing CVs, provide interview guidance, assist with the completion of application forms and provide overall employability support.
Service available on Monday:
Morning: appointments only from 10am
Afternoon: drop-in session - 1.00pm - 4.00pm
Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre
Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service is located in Carmondean Connected, Deans, Livingston.