Shettleston Library

Shettleston Library

Shettleston Library

Visit Shettleston Library 

Shettleston 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

Shettleston 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 

  • CDs & DVDs

  • Newspapers & magazines

  • Free Internet

  • Events and activities for all ages

  • Free reservations for Books/CDs/DVDs

  • Community information

  • Fax and photocopying services

  • Study Spaces

  • Community Languages Collection - Polish

  • Local History Collection

  • Meeting/Community Room for hire


Macmillan Cancer 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

Homework Club Tuesday 3pm
​Local History Group ​Wednesday 10.30am
​Creative Writers Group Wednesday​ ​1pm
​Chess Club ​Wednesday ​​1pm
​Book Group ​Last Thursday of Month 6.30pm​
​Knitting Group
Every 2nd Thursday
​Bounce and Rhyme ​Friday 10.30am
Toddlers' Tales
​Friday 1pm
​Story Time ​Saturday ​11am
​Whizz Bang ​Saturday ​​12.15pm

Glasgow Kidz Card and Young Scot Card

You can apply for a Glasgow Kidz Card and Young Scot Card at Shettleston 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.


Disabled Access

Detailed information about access can be found on DisabledGo.


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