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Libraries and the Coronavirus
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Rowlands Gill Library

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Rowlands Gill Library is run by Rowlands Gill Volunteer Library Association.


Visit the Rowlands Gill Library website or ring us on the number below.

Opening Hours

Currently closed to prevent the spread of the Corona virus.

Monday: 9am-5pm
Tuesday: 9am-5pm
Wednesday: 9am-1pm
Thursday: 9am-1pm
Friday: 9am-1pm
Saturday: 9am-1pm


  • good selection of fiction, non-fiction and audiobooks
  • children's library
  • newspapers
  • PCs with access to Internet, email, scanning facilities and Microsoft Office
  • photocopying


  • access for wheelchair users 
  • automatic doors 
  • public parking spaces 

How to reach us

From Gateshead travel west on the A1. Take the A694 for about 3 miles to Rowlands Gill.

By public transport: We are on Norman Road which is parallel to Station Road, Rowlands Gill. 45, 46 and 47 bus from Consett and Newcastle, R5 and R6 local services.

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