Peebles Library

We aim to provide a high quality library service which meets the need of local communities and supports lifelong learning.


  • Fax, Photocopier and Scanner
  • Digitized Peebleshire News/Peebles Advertiser
  • Public toilets - no disabled access
  • Baby changing facilities - no disabled access
  • Lift to library via Contact Centre and Visit Scotland
  • Unrestricted access to lift Monday to Friday 9:30am-5pm, Saturday 9am-12:30pm
  • Restricted intercom request service Tuesday and Thursday 5pm-7pm
  • Assistive technology items
  • Public access PCs including scanner and printer
  • Wi-Fi access

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. You can read more about the Bookbug programme. Sessions take place on Tuesday 10am - 10:30am in the Burgh Hall. 

  • 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th September
  • 2nd, 16th, 23rd, 30th October
  • 6th, 13th, 20th 27th November
  • 4th, 11th, 18th December

Reading Groups

Peebles Library Reading Group will be discussing Andrew Greig's "Fair Helen" on Wednesday 21st November at 10:30.

Peebles Library Junior Reading Group will be discussing The Bad beginning by Lemony Snicket on Friday 19th October at 2.30.

This group is for P5-7 and meets on the 3rd Friday of the month.

Writing Group

Interested and enthusiastic about writing? Come along and bring your ideas. Group meets the first Monday of the month at  10:30am-12:30pm.


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.

Contact Us


Contact details

Chambers Institute
EH45 8AG

Tel: 01721 726 333
Fax: 01721 724 424