Kirkcudbright Library Services

The current library located in the old Sheriffs Court building will close on Saturday 12 November at 1 o'clock. Library services will then be available at an integrated facility in the current Customer Service Centre from Monday 21 November

Opening times:
Monday - 1pm to 5pm
Tuesday - 10am to 4pm
Wednesday - 10am to 4pm
Thursday - 10am to 2pm
Friday - 10am to 7pm
Saturday - 10am to 1pm


Along with our lending services which includes books, audio books and DVD's for hire. There are also six computers for FREE public use plus free Wi-Fi.

Lending: There is a good selection of of both adult and children's fiction which is changed regularly. The reference library includes a strong local collection as well as an Art section to complement the Town's branding as the Artists' Town. The local collection also proves popular for people wishing to research their family background or do a little historical research. Books are borrowed, normally for a period of 3 weeks but this can be extended when they are issued or we allow up to 2 renewals over the phone. The library catalogue can be accessed on-line and requests can be made on-line or in person. It is recognised that in a rural community people travel for reasons of work etc. and any book or items borrowed in one branch may be returned at another branch within the region.

ICT & Computer Courses: The computers are upgraded regularly and offer you free internet access. Training is available, some of which is free. Please enquire about our Training Courses or click here.

DVD's: Our DVD lending service is for a period of 2 days but items borrowed on a Friday may be returned on the Monday as, as yet, we have no Sunday opening. 

Books on Wheels: This is a service run by Kirkcudbright Library with the assistance of volunteers "Friends of the Library" to the people of the town. 

At Kirkcudbright library, with the help of volunteers we offer a free service, to those people who are unable to get to the library for reasons of age or infirmity, of a selection of books brought to your door for you to choose from. This service is available fortnightly on Thursday afternoons. The volunteers will be happy to come and see you and find out what your reading preferences are, so why not give us a call and you too can enjoy the experience of reading again.

Please use the link below for up-to-date information on all other region wide library services such as on-line access to digital books, audio books and magazines.

DG Customer Services / Kirkcudbright Library Services



 Disabled Access

Customer Service Centre
Daar Road Offices
Dumfries And Galloway

Tel: 01557-331240
Fax: 01557-331240