Record details

Prestonpans Library
West Loan, Prestonpans, East Lothian
EH32 9NX
[email protected]
01875 818150
Opening Times

Monday: 9.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm -  5.00pm

Tuesday: 9.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Wednesday: 10.00am - 1.00pm    

Thursday: 9.00am 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 7.00pm

Friday: 9.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am - 1.00pm



Library Catalogue
Regular Events
  • Bookbug sessions ( for under 5's)- every Thursday at 10.30am and every Saturday at 10.30am..
  • DWP Universal Credit Drop In Surgeries - every Thursday from  2pm - 4.30pm
  • Knit-wits - every Friday at 10.30am
  • Lego Club ( all ages) - every Friday at 2.30pm-3.30pm. (Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult.)
  • Learn computer basics - available online on demand (Learn computer basics or iPad learner sessions)
  • Pans Pals ( group for people over 60's) - Fortnightly on a Wednesday 10.30am - 12 noon
  • Rent Team Drop in every Thursday from 2pm-4pm.
  • Smoking Cessation Group - every Thursday from 5 pm - 7 pm
  • Welfare Rights Surgeries - First and Third Thursday of the month

Please contact the library for more information and to check whether places are available and the age range of children attending.

Coming Up

We are looking to start a project club on Thursdays after school to help children working on school projects. Details still to be confirmed.



Facilities and Services
  • Boardmaker Communication Software
  • Disabled access and toilet
  • Display and exhibition area- display boards can be pre-booked by local groups
  • Doggy Bags
  • DVDs and Music CD's
  • Free Wi-Fi / Internet access
  • Payments (e.g. council tax, council house rent)
  • Benefits/ Universal credit enquiries
  • Coastal car parking payments
  • Council tax enquiries
  • Freephone for accessing other Council services
  • Rent income enquiries
  • Waste service enquiries
  • Bookings for Prestonpans Town Hall
  • 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
  • Meeting room (available to hire)
  • Newspapers
  • Public access computers and colour printer (A4 & A3)
  • Photocopier/Scanner (colour/black and white) and Lamination
  • Recycling box covers
  • Self-service machine - don't wait in a queue, scan and stamp your own books!
  • Study space
  • Tourist information