Crown Street, Glasgow, G5 9XDView on map
Opened in 2004, Gorbals 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.
With thousands of books and a programme of weekly classes and events, Gorbals Library has something for everyone. Don’t forget you can access all 33 Glasgow Libraries and our 24/7 online library with your Glasgow Libraries membership card: Join Glasgow Libraries
The Gorbals Library is now home to the new Gorbals Business and Employability Hub.
This accessible toilet is approximately 14m (15yd 11in) from the main entrance, on the right hand side.
Assistance dogs are welcome. We can provide a bowl of water for an assistance dog.
There is a portal loop hearing assistance system.
Community languages collection
Local history collection
Newspapers and magazines
Novels and factual books
This library DOES NOT have it's own car parking access.
Photocopying - Free service, maximum 10 copies per customer. Copies will be black and white only.
Printing – Free Service, maximum 10 prints per customer. Prints will be black and white only.
Photography and video recording
On occasion, Glasgow Life will be on the premises to film and take photos.
Gorbals Library is home to an Employability Hub. The Hub, which operates every Wednesday, has lots of support and activities to help you find a job, create your CV or even launch your own business.
Glasgow Libraries are working with Macmillan Cancer Support to provide Macmillan Cancer Information & Support Services in your community. 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.
There is a drop in session at Gorbals Library every Friday at 10am - 2pm.
Find out more about Glasgow Libraries' partnership with Macmillan Cancer Support.