Riddrie Library

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Riddrie Library

Riddrie Library

Visit Riddrie Library

Riddrie Library offers a wide range of services and activities in relaxing, comfortable and inspiring surroundings. Our friendly staff will always be on hand to help you get the most out of your visits.

Opening Hours

Monday​ 10am - 5pm
Tuesday​ 10am - 8pm
Wednesday​ 10am - 5pm
Thursday​ 10am - 8pm
Friday​ 10am - 5pm
Saturday​ 10am - 5pm
Sunday​  Closed

Riddrie Library is free to join

Your membership gives you access to Glasgow's library network and the Mitchell Library.  You can also borrow or access:

  • Novels and factual books - explore the catalogue

  • Books and Events for Children and Young People

  • Newspapers & magazines

  • Free Internet

  • Events and activities for all ages

  • Free reservations for Books

  • Community information

  • Fax and photocopying services

  • Study Spaces

  • Local History Collection

Please note that computers are switched off 15 minutes prior to closing time.​​​ 

Free Money And Benefits Advice Service

We are working with the Citizens Advice Bureau and Jobs and Business Glasgow to offer a free and confidential money, benefits and employment advice service within the library by appointment only.For more info on this service or to book an appointment please call the library direct today.

Money Advice - Monday 10am-1pm

Employability Support - Wednesday 10am - 4pm and Thursday 10am - 12.30pm

Glasgow Kidz Card and Young Scot Card

You can apply for a Glasgow Kidz Card and Young Scot Card at Riddrie Library!

With the Glasgow Kidz Card anyone aged 5 to 11, living or attending school within the Glasgow City Council boundary, can obtain the card free of charge and enjoy discounts around Glasgow including free swimming, films and more.  Click here for more information.

The Young Scot Card is free for all 12 to 18 year olds living or attending school in the city, and gives you access to tons of special offers, discounts and services. Click here for more information.  

Macmillan Cancer Support Information Point

If you're affected by cancer you may want to know there's someone you can turn to for help. Someone who can help find answers to your questions, whatever they may be. 

The Macmillan information point will provide you with information you need on living with all aspects of cancer as well as signposting you to the nearest Macmillan @ Glasgow Libraries drop in centre. 

Regular Free Events and Activities

​Citizens Advice Outreach Session (call to book) ​Monday ​10am-1pm
​Hogganfield Walking Group ​Monday ​​10.15am
​Toddlers' Tales Monday ​10.30am
​Bounce and Rhyme ​Tuesday ​10.30am
​Riddrie Book Group​ 1st Tuesday of month​
​Knitting Group Thursday 1.30pm - 3.30pm
Little Messy Monsters Friday 10.30am

Disabled Access

Detailed information about access can be found on DisabledGo.


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