Mobile Library

Midlothian Council mobile libraries - timetable starting from 8 November

Please note that the Midlothian Council mobile library is still off the road. We will provide an update once we have more information. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.  

This service will be provided every 2 weeks.

Week 1 - starting from Monday 8 November

Week 2 - starting from Monday 15 November

Thursday (week 1)

  • Whitecraig, Whitecraig Gardens: 10:45am to 11:15am
  • Macmerry, Main Road:                 11:30am to 12:30pm
  • Pencaitland, The Green:              1:20pm to 1:40pm
  • Pencaitland, Queens Drive:         1:45pm to 2:30pm
  • East Saltoun, Main Street:           2:40pm to 3:10pm
  • Ormiston:                                     3:30pm to  4:00pm

Friday (week 1)

  • Gifford, The Square:                   10:00am to 11:15am
  • Pathhead, Roman Camp Way:   12:30pm to 1:15pm
  • Pathhead, Chapel Place:            1:20pm to 2:05pm
  • Pathhead, Crichton Terrace:       2:10pm to 3:10pm

Friday (week 2)

  • Humbie:                                     10:00am to 11:00am
  • Pathhead, Roman Camp Way:  11:15pm to 12noon
  • Pathhead, Chapel Place:           1:00pm to 1:45pm
  • Pathhead, Crichton Terrace:      2:10pm to 3:10pm

Download the full mobile library timetable

Using the new mobile library service

When you use the mobile library service you will be treated as a member of either: Live Borders Libraries and Archives or the Midlothian Council Library Service and you will be subject to their rules and regulations.

You can still be a member of East Lothian Council Library Service, but items you borrow from any East Lothian Library cannot be returned to the mobile library.

If you are not an existing member and would like to use this new service: register online first, then either call the mobile library on 07990136894 or use the reserve and collect web form.

To register online: visit the Midlothian Libraries web page and join the library .

You can then access the Reserve and Collect service. Please see the timetable to request your collection date and location. 

For further information and queries please email

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