Hornsea Library

Hornsea Library 77 Newbegin
HU18 1PA
United Kingdom
Contact Details
01964 532561
Further information about libraries is available on the Libraries page.
Opening Times
9.30am - 7pm
9.30am - 5pm
9.30am - 5pm
9.30am - 7pm
9.30am - 12.30pm
Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Libraries are closed on bank holidays.

General Information
Disability Access
Level entrance, automatic doors, hearing loops, lift to meeting room & wheelchair accessible toilet

It's free to join the library for all ages; free to borrow books, audio books, DVDs and CDs, free to request items in the Online Library Catalogue.

Six computers for public use

Adjustable height desk for wheelchair users


Roller ball mouse

Joystick mouse

Accessibility software: Microsoft magnifier, narrator and on-screen keyboard

Free internet and email access

Colour and black and white printing

A4 scanner

All East Riding Libraries are part of the Online Centres Network. If you would like to learn more about using computers and touchscreen devices we offer free self-paced online courses. Ask at your library for more information.

Free online digital information resources.

Free access to Ancestry.com library edition and Find My Past Yorkshire Collection

Self service A4 black and white and colour photocopier

Free Wifi

This library participates in the Safe Places scheme

Further Information


Large print, audio books on cassette and CD, DVDs for adults and children, local studies material for loan.  Items can be requested free of charge from other East Riding of Yorkshire libraries.

Fax service (send only).

Community Meeting Room available for hire for morning, afternoon, evening or all day sessions. Maximum 45 persons depending on desired lay out.



East Yorkshire Family History Society drop in sessions.
Third Tuesday of the month. 10am - 1pm 

Code Club. For children aged 9 - 11. Term time only. 4.15 - 5.15pm.  
Code Club has teamed up with East Riding Libraries to deliver a network of free volunteer-led after school coding clubs for children aged 9-11. Run termly, children will be able to progress their Coding skills and whilst using their imaginations to make creative projects. We make use of Scratch, HTML, CSS and Python software through PC’s in Libraries across the authority. 


Bounce and Rhyme. For newborns to pre-school children. Term time only. 11 - 11.30am
Experts have discovered that if a child knows eight nursery rhymes by heart by the time they are four years old, they are usually among the best at reading and spelling in their class by the time they are in Year 3.
Enjoy sharing songs and rhymes with your pre-school children in a group setting, and help increase their language concentration and listening skills in these fun sessions. No need to book, just come along.


NatWest drop in sessions, 10am - 2pm
Community Banker for NatWest, Amanda Smith, will be conducting regular drop in sessions every Friday starting 25th May 2018 between 10am - 2pm where NatWest customers can receive help and support with any queries they have after the branch closure.
Regular presentations will also be taking place to help educate the community on topics such as fraud awareness, digital safety and ways to bank. Presentations are free and available to the general public. Presentation times will be advertised in the library or call Hornsea Library (01964) 532561 

Reminiscence. Monthly. 2 - 3pm
Take a trip down memory lane at your local East Riding Library. Use our great range of memory boxes containing items such as photographs, books and even food packaging to relive the sights and sounds of days gone by. Reminiscence is a social group for older people to meet new friends and have fun sharing stories. Reminiscence is also proven to be beneficial for those living with Dementia and their carers, and is endorsed by the Alzheimer’s society. Spaces are limited and booking is essential so please phone Hornsea Library (01964) 532561 for availability.

Variety of days

Chatterbooks. For children aged 8 to 11. Monthly. 3.45 - 4.45pm
Join in our popular reading group for primary school children, to talk about what you are reading, take part in fun activities inspired by the best children's books, and choose new books to take home and read. Did you know, children who read for enjoyment do better at school Please contact Hornsea library (01964) 532561 for details about the next event.

Getting there

By bus - the library is two minutes walk from the bus stop on New Road.

Parking - there is a short stay car park at the end of Cinema Street, two minutes walk from the library, and four disabled short stay parking spaces on Cinema Street.

Other information

All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.

Hornsea Library
Hornsea Library
Last updated 14/04/2019