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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
  • 8 PCs providing 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

  • Book Week Scotland Coffee Morning

Book Week Scotland runs from Monday 27 November until Sunday 3 December 2017.  As part of the programme of events, Linlithgow Library will be holding a coffee morning on Thursday 30 November from 10.00am until 12.00 noon.

  • Bookbug

Bookbug sessions are fun, free and friendly events open to babies, toddlers and their families to enjoy together. Each session lasts around 30 minutes and includes songs, stories and rhymes. The sessions are a great opportunity to spend quality time with your child.  Under 3's and their favourite adults are invited along for fun rhymes, songs and stories.  Booking is essential for sessions in Linlithgow Library.  Please book by contacting library staff on 01506 283880.

Next sessions: Tuesday 14 and Saturday 25 November at 10.15am 

  • Linlithgow Readers

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

  • 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