Mobile library

Care of Tang Hall Explore Library, Fifth Avenue, Tang Hall, York YO31 0PR

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Tel: 01904 552655

Opening Times

Download a PDF week one timetable or week two timetable, or view an interactive map of our stops

We are looking for volunteers to help with shelving of books at various locations throughout the Mobile Library routes. Please go to the support us pages for further details about being a volunteer shelver, or call in to the Mobile Library for a chat.

This library is closed on bank holidays, but you can use our catalogue website at any time to reserve and renew books, and our e-library to download books and magazines.  Rowntree Park Reading Cafe is open most bank holidays.

Acaster Malbis

Mount Pleasant between 9.40am and 10.35am on alternate Thursdays

Appletree Village

Meadlands between 1pm and 1.15pm on alternate Tuesdays

Askham Bryan and Askham Richard

Askham Bryan Pond 11.10am to 11.25am and Rose & Crown in Askham Richard 11.35am to 12.05pm on alternate Thursdays

Badger Hill

Near the shops in Yarburgh Way between 11.10am to 11.40am on alternate Tuesdays

Boroughbridge Road

Sandacre Court between 12.25pm and 12.55pm on alternate Thursdays

Deighton, Naburn and Crockey Hill

Deighton 10.50am to 11.20am; Crockey Hill 11.25am to 11.40am, the river at Naburn from 1.45pm to 2.15pm; Vicarage Lane, Naburn, from 2.20pm to 2.40pm, all on alternate Tuesdays

Dringhouses

Honeysuckle House between 11.50pm and 12.10pm on alternate Thursday

Elvington

Lorraine Avenue from 9.45am to 10.05am; Grey Horse from 10.10am to 10.40am (term time) and 10.10am to 11.15am (holidays); school 10.45am to 11.15am (term time); surgery 11.20am to 11.45am;  Elvington Park 11.50am to 12.05pm, all on alternate Fridays

Heslington

Heslington Court noon to 12pm to 12.20pm; Memorial Cottages 12.25pm to 12.35pm; Peel Close 12.40pm to 1pm, all on alternate Tuesdays

Hessay, Rufforth and Knapton

Hessay from 12.50pm to 1.10pm; Yew Tree Close, Rufforth, 1.20pm to 1.40pm; The Tankard, Rufforth, 1.45pm to 2pm; Knapton 2.20pm to 2.35pm, all on alternate Thursdays

Heworth

Mistral Court from 1.55pm to 2.25pm; Monkton Road shops 2.30pm to 2.50pm, both on alternate Tuesdays. Plus Langley House 10.10am to 10.30am; Charles Moor 10.35am to 11am; Field Court 11.05am to 11.30am, all on alternate Wednesdays

Holtby, Kexby and Murton

Church Rise, Holtby from 2pm to 2.15pm; Old Hall Lane, Kexby, 2.30pm to 2.45pm; Murton Garth 2.55pm to 3.10pm, all on alternate Wednesdays

Hopgrove and Stockton on the Forest

Hopgrove Lane South 9.55am to 10.15am; Stone Riggs, Stockton on the Forest, 10.55am to 11.45am; Stockton on the Forest School (term time) or Fox Inn (holidays) 11.50am to 12.30pm; Stockton on the Forest Village Hall 12.35pm to 12.45pm; Westfield House, Stockton on the Forest, 12.50pm to 1.05pm, all on alternate Wednesdays

Huntington

Brockfield Park Drive between 1.25pm and 1.45pm on alternate Tuesdays

Lamel Beeches

Lamel Beeches between 1.50pm and 2.10pm on alternate Thursdays

Osbaldwick

The Leyes between 9.40am and 10am on alternate Wednesdays; Thirkleby Way 5.30pm to 6.15pm on alternate Mondays; Campbell Court 9.45am to 10.10am; The Village 10.15am to 11am, both on alternate Tuesdays

Skelton

Fairfields Drive from 2pm to 2.45pm; Brecksfield from 2.50pm to 4pm, both on alternate Mondays

Stockton Lane

Beansway between 10.25am and 10.45am on alternate Wednesdays

Wheldrake

Courtneys from 11.30am to 12.35pm; Cranbrooks 1.15pm to 1.55pm; Valley View 2pm to 2.25pm; Back Lane South 2.30pm to 3.05pm; White Rose House 3.10pm to 4.15pm, all on alternate Fridays

Woodthorpe

Moocroft Road from 10.30am to 11.15am; Ryecroft Avenue 11.20am to 11.40pm, both on alternate Thursdays

Mobile Library

Facilities

  • Lift for disabled access
  • A children’s area & young people’s area
  • Fiction and non-fiction for children, young people and adults
  • Large print books and audiobooks
  • Reference books
  • Books to support your learning
  • Information about local services
  • Adult Education course information
  • Family and local history