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Kelso Library Contact Centre


We aim to provide a high quality library service which meets the need of local communities and supports lifelong learning and to deliver high quality advice, information and assistance to members of the public on a range of Council Services.

Bookbug Sessions

Bookbug is a fun filled free event for 0 to 5 year-olds and their parents or carers. The Bookbug programme provides free books, activities and guidance to help improve their reading ability and language development. Bookbug sessions run term time only so please ask library staff for details.

Reading Group

Kelso Readers Group meets on the last Tuesday of the Month at 14:15 – 15:45 in Kelso Library Contact Centre.


If you want to learn how to surf like a pro and get the most out of your internet experience, then you should try one of our beginner’s computer courses. Find out more about Get Clicking and Get Surfing. These free courses are run on demand so please ask library staff for details.

Various small exhibitions are in association with SBC Museums and Galleries The Kelso Archive.

There will be a variety of displays running throughout the year featuring some of the treasures from ‘The Kelso Archive’ and highlighting some of the unique documents discovered in the collection.

For Further Information on any events, please contact Kelso Library Contact Centre, Bowmont Street, Kelso – 01573 223171, libkelso@scotborders.gov.uk.

Plan your visit

Wifi access
Assistive technology
Fax / copier
Public access PCs
Self service book issue and return
Hearing loop
Disabled toilets
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View the facilities this contact centre has available: these include Wifi, assistive technology, fax/ copier, public access PCs, hearing loop, self-service book issue and return, and toilets (including disabled toilets).

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Bowmont Street

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Opening Times

  • Monday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Tuesday 13:00 - 19:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 - 14:00
  • Thursday 10:00 - 17:00
  • Friday 10:00 - 16:00
  • Saturday 09:30 - 12:30

Closed weekends

*Please note that the library will be closed on Saturday 20 July*