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Musselburgh Library
10 Bridge Street, Musselburgh, East Lothian
EH21 6AG
01620 827827
Opening Times

Musselburgh Library  is open for browsing, click and collect and PC sessions.  

Hearing Aid batteries and waste container covers will also be given out from these facilities.

Customers should make an appointment for a PC session by telephone or email.

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Opening hours

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9:00am to 1:00pm  and  2:00pm to 5.00pm

Wednesday 10:00am -1:00pm and 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Saturday 10:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Click and Collect Service

Borrowers are able to order specific titles or a selection of items up to a maximum of 6 per person and collect them from the library. When an order is placed, you will be asked to choose a day and time that is convenient to you for collection. Unless you hear back from us, you will need to visit the library during this time and we will provide you with your items. Use the Click and Collect service

Contact details for Musselburgh Library: 

Blue Badges

Apply or renew online at If you need assistance to apply for or renew a Blue Badge please telephone 0131 6535220 to make a telephone appointment with one of our staff.



Library Catalogue
Regular Events

Please note that all library events, clubs and activities have been suspended until further notice.  Bookbug sessions, children and teen book recommendations, Lego, science and craft ideas can all be found on our weekly activity programme on our Facebook page.

  • Adult Active Crafts - every Tuesday 2-4pm. Crafting making.  £5 per session.
  • Book group - first Saturday of the month at 10.15am
  • Bookbug sessions ( for under 5's)- every Thursday and Saturday at 10.30am.
  • Chatterbooks Children's book group (for Primary 4-7)- first Saturday of the month at 2pm.
  • Homework Club ( for Primary 5 and 6)- every Tuesday from 3.45pm to 4.30pm ( term time only). No need to book and it's free.
  • Lego club - (for 5-12 year olds)- second Friday of the month at 12.45pm - 1.45pm ( children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult). 
  • Learn computer basics - available on demand (Learn computer basics or iPad learner sessions)
  • Microbits Code Club ( for 8-12 year olds & graduates of the Scratch code club) - every Thursday at 4pm. Contact library to book.
  • Scratch Code club for Beginners (for 8-12 year olds)- every Monday from 4pm - 5pm. Contact the library to book.
Facilities and Services
  • Boardmaker Communication Software
  • Disabled access
  • Doggy Bags
  • DVDs and Music CD's
  • Free Wi-Fi / Internet access
  • Free hearing aid batteries given out to those with NHS hearing aids - bring in the yellow audiology record book
  • Foodbank - list of suggested donations available in the library
  • Newspapers
  • 10 Public access computers and colour printer (A4 & A3)
  • Order replacement recycling boxes and food caddy liners
  • Photocopier/Scanner (colour/black and white) and Lamination
  • Recycling box covers
  • Self-Service Machines - don't wait in a queue, scan and stamp your own books!