Redruth Library and One Stop Shop
Information about Redruth Library and One Stop Shop
In the case of an emergency outside of the above opening hours please phone Kestrel: 01209 313125.
- Disabled access is via the main entrance and the library is all on one level.
- Seven computers with fast broadband Internet connections (please see library fees and charges, booking and acceptable use policy). Free Internet access for children.
- Ordnance Survey site plans - this service is currently not available in Redruth Library and One Stop Shop (Truro Community library is your closest library for Ordnance Survey site plans)
- Printing in black and white or colour (library fees and charges).
- Colour photocopier (library fees and charges).
- Scanner (printing charges apply, see library fees and charges).
- Room available holding 20 people with formal seating around flexible tables for 12, extra chairs available. ISDN line available. Refreshments can be provided by arrangement. Bookings taken six months in advance, contact Redruth library. Cost is flexible for local community use. On the first floor, regret no lift available.
- Selection of daily and Cornish newspapers.
- Applications for a National Concessions Bus Pass can be made during our opening times.
- This is a self-service library. Staff are available to help you with your reading choices or if you wish to make an enquiry.
- All Cornwall libraries can provide information on living, working or studying in another European Union country.
Regular events and activities
- Bounce and Rhyme
- Every week throughout the year our Bounce and Rhymetime sessions for ages 0-4 years and their parents/carers
Tuesdays 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Fridays 11:00am - 11:45am
- Beginners Computer Lessons
We run Beginners Computer Courses at selected Libraries. If you would like to attend just ask in your local library.
Reading group for 7-11 years meets 1st Friday of every month 4:00pm - 4:45pm
Cornwall Carers Service - Drop-in session
Every last Thursday of the month. Cornwall Carers Service here in the library to answer questions and offer information about help and support available to carers.
- Readers' groups
Redruth Library Bookworms meet on the third Thursday of the month, 2:00pm - 4:00pm in the library
Redruth Readers meet on the third Thursday of the month, 10:30am -12noon
We have various reading groups that can be found throughout Cornwall.
Special events and activities
Redruth Library Proper Job offers support to job seekers, FREE computer access and information on library resources for online job related activities, as well as quick IT help for job seekers to apply for jobs online and support those looking for work.
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.
Redruth One Stop Shop facilities and information
Council payments taken:
During normal opening hours
Stonham Byan (Housing Advice)
Every Tuesday 9.30am to 12.30pm (no need to book an appointment just drop in)
Stonham Byan Cornwall County-Wide Housing Related Information/Advice Line Number: 01209 719182 or 07710709527 (9:00am – 12 noon Mon – Fri) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Waste Management Containment
A stock of recycling sacks and recycling boxes are available from this One Stop Shop
Seagull Proof Sacks now available £3.50. Each sack will hold 3 refuse sacks
Receipt of Documents
to be forwarded to Council Departments