Wylam Library is pleased to announce it will re-open at the Falcon Centre on Tuesday 4th July.

Guidepost Library is moving to new premises, The Cleasewell Hill Centre, Choppington from the 7th July 2017

Northumberland Libraries operate three mobile libraries from bases across the County, serving people in villages and remote rural areas. 

Mobile Library Timetables 

Read the Central Area Time Table
(Morpeth Mobile: covers areas including Longhirst, Pegswood, Blagdon, Felton, Cambo and Whittingham. Click on the above timetable for the full list of stops).

Read the West Area Time Table
(Hexham Mobile: covers areas including Ovingham, Stamfordham, Humshaugh, Stocksfield, Newbrough and Slaley. Click on the above timetable for the full list of stops).

Read the North Area Time Table
(Alnwick Mobile: covers areas including Kirknewton, Crookham, Holy Island, Warkworth, Craster, Bamburgh, Belford and Seahouses. Click on the above timetable for the full list of stops).

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I request a mobile library visit in my area?

If you would like a mobile library to visit the area you live in, you should first read the service criteria document to check whether you are eligible to receive the service. To request a copy please contact the Mobile Library Service by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

I am unable to leave my home; how can I continue to receive a library service?

Northumberland County Council runs a Home Library Service, which is delivered by volunteers across the County. It is a service specifically designed for housebound customers and involves a volunteer visiting the customer on a regular basis, discussing their book choices with them and delivering and returning items on their behalf. Any Northumberland resident who is concerned that their disability or mobility needs could prevent them from accessing a library service should contact the Home Library Service by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

How will I know if the mobile library is unable to visit me?

Customers can sign up to our email notification service where they will be informed by email of any changes to their regular service or times when the mobile library is unable to visit you as planned (for example in severe weather conditions). To sign up to this service please contact the Mobile Library Service by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.