Rowlands Gill Library

Rowlands Gill Library Exterior.
01207 542372
Norman Road
Rowlands Gill
NE39 1JT
Location Category: 
Assistance and Guide Dogs Admitted
Disabled Parking
Facilities for deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people
Level Access

Rowlands Gill Library is a busy community library where staff are happy to help you with any enquiry.

Opening hours

Monday: 9.00 am – 12:30 pm, 14:00 pm-16:00 pm

Tuesday: 9.00 am – 12:30 pm, 14:00 pm-16:00 pm

Wednesday: 9.30 am – 12.30 pm

Thursday: 9.30 am – 12.30 pm

Friday: 9.30 am – 12.30 pm

Saturday: 9.30 am – 12.30 pm

Please check our News section for any changes to our regular opening hours, including bank holiday weekends, Christmas and staff training


The Library Service offers:

  • Good selection of fiction, non-fiction and Audio books
  • Junior Library
  • Newspapers
  • PCs with access to Internet, email, scanning facilities and Microsoft Office 
  • Photocopying
  • Council information
  • Tourist information
  • Local history information and photographs
  • Regular events and activities including Rhyme time and Readers' Groups
  • School visits
  • Councillors' ward surgery- Second Saturday of the month at 10:00 am
  • Old scenes of postcards
  • Laminating and shredding service
  • Food bank collection point
  • Recycling of mobile phones, printer cartridges, batteries, knitting needles, patters and wool
  • Books for sale
  • Meeting room for hire
  • To find out what's happening in Libraries throughout Gateshead, check our Events DiaryLearningReaders' Groups and Regular Activities pages.


  • Access for wheelchair users 
  • Automatic doors 
  • Public parking spaces 
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