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Ashburton Library

National Lockdown

Following the government’s announcement of a national lockdown starting 5th November, we can confirm that our libraries will be open for our Choose & Collect service.

To use our Choose & Collect service please email or telephone your library to select your books and to pre-arrange a collection date. Learn more on our Covid-19 updates page.

New arrivals

Ashburton Library is conveniently located within the village post office, and with volunteer support our customers are able to access the self-service library to browse and borrow books and DVDs, collect reservations, return items and use the public computers even when library staff are not on duty.

There’s always lots going on in Ashburton Library, look out for children’s activities, family drop-in craft sessions, special events and a knit and yarn group hosted by local volunteers.


  • Children’s events
  • Book groups and events
  • Free computers and WiFi
  • Printing and copying facilities
  • Self-service machines
  • Home Library Service

Library open for Choose and Collect

Please email or phone to choose and collect from the library at a pre-arranged time.

Find out more


My Account

Opening hours (staffed):

Mon 10:00 - 13:00
  14:00 - 16:00
Tue 14:30 - 16:30
Wed See below
Thu 10:00 - 13:00
  14:00 - 16:00
Fri 10:00 - 12:00
Sat See below


Alternate weeks:

Wed 10:00 - 12:00 OR
Sat 10:00 - 13:00


Contact us:

Lynn West

Email: Ashburton Library
Tel: 0345 155 1001

Find us:

Ashburton Library
Ashburton Post Office
4 St Lawrence Lane
TQ13 7DD