Barnstaple Library is a busy and vibrant space, open six days a week. The Library boasts a large selection of books, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs and there is a reserve stack of approximately 28,000 items which are available on request.
On the First Floor of the library there are 22 computers which are free to use for up to 2 hours a day with printing and copying facilities. Barnstaple Library also houses a large collection of Local and Family History records for the area working with South West Heritage Trust and the North Devon Athenaeum staff.
There is a bright and busy children's area with regular events and activities such as weekly Bounce and Rhyme sessions, toddler time, craft and children's book group. For adults, the library offers regular groups including, knitting, colouring, scrabble, singing and walking groups and there are regular author events throughout the year.
On a Friday morning during term time, students from Pathfield School run a pop up café in the library, serving a selection of drinks and some delicious cakes.
Barnstaple Library has a range of high-quality meeting rooms and spaces available for hire. If you're looking for a venue or meeting room at reasonable prices, click here to find out more.
Brand new regular group! Board Game Café Every Tuesday
Bounce and Rhyme Wednesday
Colouring and Coffee
Bounce and Rhyme
Yoga Taster Session
Library Lego Builders
North Devon Literacy Hub
Positive Periods with Red Box Project-North Devon
Finding Ray's Key– A mindfulness storytime session for parents & little ones
Knit and Mix
Introduction to Intellectual Property
Positive Periods with Red Box Project- North Devon
Writing Group: Ideas Gang
Audio Book Group
Raspberry Pi Jam
Scrabble Saturday 1
|Mon||09:00 - 18:00|
|Tue||09:00 - 18:00|
|Wed||10:00 - 18:00|
|Thu||09:00 - 18:00|
|Fri||09:00 - 18:00|
|Sat||09:00 - 17:00|
Email: Barnstaple Library
Tel: 01271 318780