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Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council, Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LD

Thornaby Central is one of Stockton’s biggest and busiest libraries. It houses the council’s Customer Service Centre and self-serve kiosks. The library provides free internet access and computing facilities from its 15 dedicated public PCs, 5 of which are Apple Macs, and also has completely free Wi-Fi access. With a stock of almost 20,000 fiction and non-fiction books to choose from, including all the latest titles from the most popular authors, and a calendar of events to suit all tastes it isn’t surprising the library has almost 3,000 visitors a week. Why not try our free e-book library, its open to all members of Stockton Library Service – you will need your library card number and PIN…. no fees, no fines, no fuss! visit: and start downloading! If you live, work or learn in the Borough of Stockton you can become a member of our e-book library service online by simply emailing us with your name, postal address and date of birth to We will post your new library card out to you, email your PIN separately and off you go.

Customer Services – (01642) 393939
Thornaby Library – (01642) 528117