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Linlithgow Library

The library is situated just off the High Street and provides books, children's activities and public computers.

Please Note:  The library's phone number has changed. Please phone 01506 283880

Linlithgow Library provides a comprehensive library service and also offers access to the Council's Customer Information Service.


Library Services

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

Library Opening Hours

  • Monday & Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm
  • Tuesday & Thursday: 9.00am - 7.00pm
  • Wednesday: 9.00am - 3.00pm
  • Saturday: 9.00am - 1.00pm

Useful Information

  • Two disabled parking bays nearby
  • Local bus stops are approximately a few minutes' walk away
  • No steps to access the main door
  • Large keyboard available
  • JAWS software
  • Quick reads and High Low books available

What's On

Children can sign up in their local library from 24 June.

  • Medal Ceremonies

The Summer Reading Challenge medal ceremonies take place on Wednesday 16 August at 10.15am-11.00am and 11.30am-12.15pm.  Library staff will advise which ceremony children who have completed the challenge should attend.

  • Linlithgow Readers

The Book Group meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 6pm to discuss their chosen novel.

  • Bookbug sessions

Stories, songs & rhymes suitable for all under 3's and their grown-ups. Booking essential.

Next sessions: Saturday 5 August at 10.15am.  This is a special animal Bookbug as part of the Summer Reading Challenge.

  • Museum Display Case

The display case in Linlithgow can be made available for community displays. If your group or organisation would like to use it, please contact the Museums Development Officer on 01506 283666 or email: Museums


Customer Information Service (CIS)

Information, advice and support on benefits, bin calendars, Blue Badges, bulky uplifts, concessionary travel, council tax, housing applications  and much more.


CIS Opening Hours

  • Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 2.30pm