Camborne Library

Information about Camborne Library

Camborne Library will be moving temporarily to Dolcoath Council Offices whilst major refurbishments are carried out. The Library will close on Friday 25 August at 5pm and a smaller library will reopen in the reception at Dolcoath on Wednesday 30 August at 9am. The Library opening hours will be Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm. The nearest libraries open on a Saturday are Hayle and Redruth, both are open from 10am to 1pm.


Monday 9:30am-5pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 9:30am-5pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 9:30am-5pm
Saturday 10am-1pm


Due to health and safety issues we have had to close our public toilet facilities. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.


  • Level approach (may be ramped)
  • Accessible toilet
  • Lift to the ICT suite on the first floor  
  • Computers with internet access
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Free WiFi available
  • Microfilm reader
  • Meeting room available for hire
  • National and local newspapers
  • Scanning, printing and photocopying
  • Self Service (staff available to help if required)
  • Applications for a National Concessions Bus Pass during normal opening hours
  • Cornwall Carers Service - drop-in session on first Wednesday of the month.  Cornwall Carers Service here in the library to answer questions and offer information about help and support available to carers
  • Europe Direct information on living, working or studying in other European Union countries
  • Recycling bags and boxes - This library does not hold stocks but we can order on your behalf or you can order direct using the using our request recycling equipment / recycling containment online form.
  • Camborne Library book group meets here in the library on the third Monday of the month at 2:30pm.  
  • Computer classes for beginners
  • Proper Job help for job seekers
  • Special events - we have a wide range of events taking place in libraries including author talks, drop-in events and much more. Find out if there are any special events taking place in a library near you.