Camelford Library and Information Service

Information about Camelford Library and Information Service.

The Library and Information Service is now under the management of Camelford Town Council as part of our devolution programme. The Library remains part of the countywide library service. You can continue to use your existing library card to visit, borrow and order books online from other libraries in Cornwall.


Monday 10:00am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 10:00am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 1:00pm
Thursday 10:00am -1:00pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 10:00am-1:00pm



  • There are a limited number of parking spaces (30 minute limit) close to the front door with two disabled spaces near to the library.
  • Level approach (may be ramped)
  • Lift to the main library on the first floor  

Cash, cheque and card payments are taken during normal opening hours.

You can use the links below to make an online payment:

  • National Concessionary bus pass applications are quick and easy to apply for online.  If you do not have access to the internet they can be processed Monday to Friday during normal opening hours.
  • Council payments taken during normal opening hours
  • This Information Service does not hold stocks of recycling equipment / recycling containment but we can order on your behalf or you can order direct using the request recycling equipment / recycling containment online form.
  • Seagull proof bags available at a cost of £3.50. Each reusable bag will hold three black rubbish sacks.
  • Computer classes for beginners
  • Readers’ groups - we have various reading groups that can be found throughout Cornwall
  • 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.
  • Our Storytime session for pre-school children is every Tuesday 2pm-2:30pm. We always have colouring and toys available.
  • Bookstart Rhymetime sessions are held every Monday 11am-11.30am (term time only)
  • Lego Club is open to all ages on Mondays 3pm-4.30pm.
  • Activity Club is open to all ages on Saturdays 10.30am-12.30pm.