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East Calder Library

East Calder library provides Registration Services in addition to books, and public access computers.

East Calder library is currently open as normal and is due to move to the new partnership centre in the Autumn.

Please note that East Calder library will be closed on Wednesday 18 October for a stock check.  The library will re-open on Thursday 19 October.

East Calder Library provides registration services by appointment, as well as the usual full range of library services.

Library Services

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

Opening Hours

Monday & Friday: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Tuesday: 10.00am - 3.00pm

Wednesday: 11.00am - 4.00pm

Thursday: 12.00pm - 7.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am - 1.00pm

Useful Information

  • Two disabled parking bays nearby
  • Local bus stop is approximately 400m away
  • Walking trolley for customer use
  • Hearing induction loop system
  • Large keyboard available
  • JAWS software
  • Quick reads and High Low books available
  • Disabled access toilet

What's On

  • National Libraries Week Craft

Children's craft activity to celebrate National Libraries Week 9-14 October. Craft activity takes place on Friday 13 October from 12.30pm-1.30pm.

  • Bookbug Sessions

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

Next sessions: 

  • Saturday 30 September 10.30am  
  • Monday 2 October 10.30am 
  • Saturday 14 October 10.30am


  • Adult Book Group D

Relaxed book group meeting on Thursday 12 October at 5.45pm. An hour of friendly discussion with free refreshments.

  • Adult Book Group A

Everyone welcome to a relaxed hour of discussion with refreshments.  Meeting on Thursday 19 October at 5.45pm.


Registration Services

The library offers registration services by appointment for any birth or death that occur anywhere in Scotland or marriage within West Lothian. 

Service available by appointment:

Monday: 2.00pm - 4.30pm

Wednesday: 11.00am -1.00pm

Friday: 2.00pm - 4.30pm

Please phone 01506 884680 to make an appointment.

Registration services are also available in other offices and full details are available on the Registration pages.