Wrekenton Library is located within the Wrekenton Hub on the High Street.
0191 433 5822
Following the government instruction, all libraries are now closed until further notice for all purposes. We will not now be opening as planned for computer use for job seekers. There will be no fines on any library books returned after the closure.
Please follow @GatesheadLibs for information on how to access our free e-book lending service.
Normal hours are:
- a range of books for all ages
- books in large print
Computers and digital facilities
All our libraries have PCs for library members aged 8 years and over and it's free to use our computers and our wifi. Services include:
- computers with internet access and Microsoft Office
- printing (a small charge applies), photocopying and scanning
- Microbits for loan
Find out more about our Computers and Internet.
- council information
- tourist information
- hearing aid batteries
- Art Diamonds
- computer surgery
Visit our for more information
Books for health and wellbeing
Reading has been proven to help reduce stress, and we have some great mood busting books, reading well collections, and creative and social reading activities for all ages. Find out more on our Books for health and wellbeing pages.
- access for wheelchair users
- automatic doors
- accessible toilet
We are autism friendly. Visit our autism friendly page to find out more.
How to find us
Public transport: nearest bus stop is Durham Road/Springwell Road
Parking: car park attached
Fees and charges
Cash only payments. View our Fees and charges from 1 April 2019.