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Callington Library and Information Service
Services and organisations that have the Local Offer flash have filled out inclusion information, meaning that they meet the needs of people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND)

Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, all Information Service sites are now closed and non-operational. This includes taking council payments in person. However, most payments can be made online, over the telephone or at your local Paypoint location.  Ways to pay can be found below: 



  • Free parking with two designated disabled spaces 
  • Ramped approach plus steps with handrails
  • The main front door is automated
  • Accessible public toilet


  • Computers with internet access to find out to access all our services online or you can ask a member of staff for assistance.
  • Activity Room at Callington Library (for use by arrangement) - measures 4.5m x 9.2m approx and is wheelchair accessible.  The facilities include seating for up to 30 people and 7 x large folding tables.  Hire charges: during library hours: £5.00 per hour, outside library hours: please discuss with Library.
  • Baby changing facilities.
  • Free phone to contact council services if required.
  • Scanning, printing and photocopying.
  • Self Service (staff available to help if required)
  • Western Morning News newspaper.
  • WiFi access
  • Drop off mail for any of our council services in the post box (this is picked up by an internal delivery service and may take up to 5 working
  • National Concessionary bus pass applications are quick and easy to apply for online.  If you do not have access to the internet they can be processed Monday to Friday during normal opening hours.
  • Callington Foodbank - we are now a collection point and welcome donations of non-perishable food items.
  • Recycling bags and boxes - This library does not hold stocks but we can order on your behalf or you can order direct using the using our request recycling equipment/recycling containment online form.

Events and activities

  • Computer classes for beginners
  • Knit and Natter - Tuesday, from 2pm. A chance to knit, natter and crochet and learn new skills with others. Suitable for all ages. Free.
  • Special events - we have a wide range of events taking place in libraries including author talks, drop-in events and much more. Find out if there are any special events taking place in a library near you.

Children's activities

  • Bookstart Rhymetime for pre-toddlers. Held on the last Friday of each month from 10.30 am. Our rhymetime activities are designed to encourage parents and carers to share rhymes, stories and songs with children.


Please note Callington Library and Information Service does not take financial payments but you will be able to process your payment like rent and council tax in other ways.

Who to contact

0300 1234 111
Parent organisation
Library Service

Where to go

Callington Library and Information Service
Coronation Road
PL17 7BX

Time / date details

Time / date notes
Day Times
 Monday  Closed
 Tuesday  1pm-5pm
 Wednesday  Closed
 Thursday  1pm-5pm
 Friday  9.00am-1pm
 Saturday  10am-1pm

Inclusion details

Saint Piran's Flag Disabled toilet icon Wheelchair icon
How we make our service inclusive
  • Free parking with two designated disabled spaces 
  • Ramped approach plus steps with handrails
  • The main front door is automated
  • Accessible public toilet
Resolving disagreements, mediation and making complaints

Please follow the Cornwall Council complaint form.

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