Jesmond Library

Although we can't host meetings at the library we are putting some of our popular events online so do join us for the upcoming Thursday evening talks and for the Well-being for Life events and coffee mornings. For invitations please email

During the current Lockdown restrictions we are continuing to offer a click & collect service for you to borrow books for collection on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays between 2 pm and 4 pm. The catalogue can be viewed by following the link at the bottom of this page. Then please email your requests to

Jesmond Library is a community library, being one of over 500 such libraries in the country. It is housed in a unique grade 2 listed building and is home to a wide range of books which is regularly updated.

We are a voluntary organisation run by Trustees and other volunteers and provide a focal point for the local community and the Jesmond Festival.


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The Friends of Jesmond Library was set up in 2013. It is run entirely by volunteers, and as well as a free library service it offers a wide variety of events and activities for all sections of the community. We need to raise £30,000 a year to remain open.

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