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Riddrie Library

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Riddrie Library

Opening hours

Day Opens Closes
Mon 10:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 10:00am - 8:00pm
Wed 10:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 10:00am - 8:00pm
Fri 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sat 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sun Closed


0141 276 0690

Riddrie Library on Cumbernauld Road is free for you to enjoy. With thousands of books and a programme of weekly classes and events, Riddrie Library has something for everyone. And don’t forget you can access all 33 Glasgow Libraries and our 24/7 online library with your Glasgow Libraries membership card.

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Accessible toilets

Baby changing

Baby feeding

Guidedog friendly

Hearing loop

Photography and video recording

On occasion, filming and photography may take place in the venue. 

Additional information

Click here to view our autism-friendly guide to Riddrie Library

Community information

Local history collection

Newspapers and magazines

Novels and factual books


Study spaces

Free wifi

Riddrie Library was the favourite library of artist Alasdair Gray when he was a boy.

“Glasgow Public Libraries were a greater source of learning to me than my secondary school, and my local Library, being Riddrie I knew best usually visiting it twice a week, if not more,” Alasdair Gray, 2017


Riddrie Library

Cumbernauld Road, Glasgow, G33 2QF

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