South Craven Community Library

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South Craven Community Library
Main Street
Cross Hills
BD20 8TQ

Phone: 01609 534502


South Craven Community Library

Welcome to South Craven Community Library (SCCL), a volunteer-run, registered charity in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council (NYCC).

Opening hours

Opening Times

  • Monday: 2pm to 6pm
  • Tuesday: closed
  • Wednesday: 10am to 2pm
  • Thursday: 1pm to 5pm
  • Friday: 2pm to 6pm
  • Saturday: 10am to 12 noon
  • Sunday: closed
Unfortunately you've missed us today: the library was open today from 10:00am to 12:00pm but we are now closed.

After today, we will next be open on Monday, 15th July 2024 at 2.00pm.

Items available

You can borrow a range of books,including large print books, story tapes and talking books. DVD's are now only available to order and are not held in the Library. With your membership you can also borrow eBooks and access a range of magazines for free. If we don't have what you want on our shelves we can obtain it from another library in North Yorkshire.

Information and facilities at the library

  • Printing, Photocopying and Laminating service
  • Family history resources
  • Free wi-fi
  • Internet and computer access
  • Language courses
  • Local studies
  • Local newspapers
  • Study area
  • Toilet
  • Baby changing
  • Breastfeeding Friendly Venue (certificate)

North Yorkshire Library

Activities at the library

See the What's on page for more details.

Latest news

Family history Sessions

we run weekly Family History Sessions on Tuesday afternoon 2 till 4 if you are interested in joining us please contact Elaine Polshaw or leave a message with the library for me to contact you.


Creative Writing for ages 8 to 16 years Saturday mornings in the library15

Finding the library, parking and access

The library is situated on Main Street in Cross Hills, between Park Street and Holme Lane, opposite the Spar shop. There is a bus stop nearby.

There is a small car park at the library, which includes a designated disabled parking space. The library has automatic doors and all areas are accessible to wheelchairs. Baby changing facilities are also available.

Our contact details

South Craven Community Library
Main Street
Cross Hills
BD20 8TQ

Phone: 01609 534502


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