Royston Library

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Royston Library

Royston Library

Visit Royston Library 

​​Royston 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​ 1pm - 8pm
Tuesday​ 10am - 5pm
Wednesday​ 1pm - 8pm
Thursday​ 10am - 5pm
Friday​ 10am - 5pm
Saturday​ 10am - 5pm
Sunday​ Closed

Royston 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

  • Community Languages Collection - Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Kurdish, Russian, Somali and Urdu.

  • Local History Collection

  • Meeting/Community Room for Hire

  • Make it Work Programme - assistance with CVs and job applications.

 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 Glasgow City Council to offer a free and confidential money and benefits 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 - Thursday 10am-4pm
Housing Benefit and council Tax Advice - Monday 1-4pm, Tuesday 10am-4pm and Thursday 10am-4pm


The Macmillan Cancer Information And Support Service

If you're affected by cancer you want to know that there's someone you can turn to for help. Someone who can help find the answers to your questions, whatever they may be.
If you live in Glasgow and want to find information, support and practical help or would just like someone to talk to, come along to the Macmillan Information and Support Service​ at Royston Library​​​​. You can talk through issues and concerns with our staff and trained volunteers.​​ 


Regular Free Events and Activities

GCC Housing Benefits







ESOL Programme Tuesday 1-3pm
ALN ​Wednesday 1-4pm
Money and Benefits Advice Thursday 10-3.30pm

Glasgow Kidz Card and Young Scot Card

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