Library info

Library info

St Ives Library will temporarily close on Monday 18th February 2019 until Monday 18th March 2019 to enable the merger of the St Ives Visitor Information Centre with the St Ives Library Service

Please note:

For borrowing: From Monday 28th January your usual 3 week loans will be extended to 9 weeks.
You will also be allowed to borrow up to 28 items.
You may use any library in Cornwall to borrow and return items and use the internet.

For Council Tax payments: The local Post Office will be able to process the payment, just give them your Council Tax bill to scan. If you have any queries there will be a member of library staff at the Visitor Information Centre in the Guildhall during the closed period. Visitor Information Centre opening hours are 10.00am – 3.00pm (closed Sundays)

The new Library Information Service opening hours from 18th March 2019 will be:

Monday to Saturday inclusive: 9.30am – 5.00pm

Summer Opening hours start on 29th April until 30th September:

Our opening times will then be 7 days a week – Sundays 10.00am – 3.00pm

Library Opening Hours until the 18 February 2019
Monday 9.30am to 5.00pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9.30am to 5.00pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9.30am to 5.00pm
Saturday 10.00am to 1.00pm
Sunday Closed

St Ives Library
Gabriel Street
St Ives, Cornwall
TR26 2LX

Services that will be available when the St Ives Library and Visitor Information Centre re-opens:

Library book loans
Local maps and Information
Concert ticket bookings
National express ticket bookings
Cornwall Council payments (council tax, business rates, etc)
16 computers with internet access, Free WiFi
Scanning, printing and photocopying
Meeting rooms for hire
Recycling bags and boxes (orders)
Adult education classes and groups
Reading Challenge and other children’s events

Join the library:

click here for a link to quickly and easily join the library.